Citronella Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Cymbopogon Winterianus
Extraction Method: Steam Distillation
Plant Part: Leaves
Common Uses: The penetrating smell of Citronella Essential Oil makes it ideal in deodorants and body sprays, although in very small quantities, since it can cause skin irritations. It is mostly used as an insect repellent because it kills bugs and keeps them away. Often used to make candles for its powerful insecticidal properties.