Citronella Essential Oil


Citronella essential oil clears thoughts and uplifts the spirit.  It clears heaviness and stagnation from the Human Energy Field.

When inhaled, it relieves mental and emotional fatigue, depression, and headaches caused by stress or tension.

Aromatic Profile

Top Note:  Sweet, fresh, herbaceous, lemony, citrus like notes

Heart Note:  Rosy, citrus, woodsy

Base Note:

Classification:  Top note

Tenacity:  Moderate

In natural perfumery, citronella essential oil is used in herbal bases, colognes, and citrus notes.  It blends very well with other oils, such as bergamot, cedarwood, orange, holy basil.



More About Our Citronella Essential Oil

Size:  5 ml OR 30 ml violet glass bottle

Source:  South Africa

Production Method:  Steam distillation

Botanical Name:  Cymbopogon nardus

Note:  Distilled from certified organic aerial parts of the grass

Homeopathic Properties of Citronella Essential Oil


Internal–oral semi-homeopathic dosage only, inhalation, diffusion

External–topical application, skin and massage applications

Observations and Anecdotal Information

Known mostly as a plant based insecticide and repellant, citronella essential oil has many healing properties that have been all but lost.

It is a cicatrizant, capable of helping the body form scar tissue and heal wounds.  It is a powerful anti-bacterial agent, and an effective deodorizer.

Taken internally at proper dilution rates (only if you are certain of the purity and quality of your source!), citronella essential oil can help stomach  upset, digestive complaints, and obesity.

It is a digestive tonic.  It can be used to clear stomach infections, which can also  help ulcers and pre-ulcer conditions.

It is a vermifuge, and can be used as an effective addition to parasite cleanses.

Citronella essential oil has a tonifying effect on the brain and nervous system.

Used externally, it has a warming effect on the skin and muscle tissues, helping to create relief for muscle and joint pain.


  • Commonly adulterated, it is important to be sure of the quality of your source.  Lower quality citronella essential oils are often diluted with synthetic chemicals, and cause allergic or irritating effects on skin.
  • Avoid use during pregnancy or lactation.

None of our products are recognized or approved by the FDA.  They are not intended to diagnose, treat, or cure any disease.  This information is anecdotal, and is provided for educational purposes only.  It is not meant to be taken as medical advice.  See a health care professional for medical advice.

More about our disclaimer

Weight 0.004 kg

30 ml violet bottle, 5 ml violet glass bottle

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