Citronella Oil InformationCitronella oil is extracted using steam distillation from the greenish blue, lemon-scented leaves and stem of the citronella plant. Main Contents of Citronella oil is Citronellal, Citronellol and Geraniol.
Java type citronella oil (Cymbopogon winterianus Jowitt)
Analysis Info: citronellal (32-45%), geraniol (11-13%), geranyl acetate (3-8%), limonene (1-4%).
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As with all essential oils, never use them undiluted. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children. If applying an essential oil to your skin always perform a small patch test to an insensitive part of the body (after you have properly diluted the oil in an appropriate carrier.)