Citronella oil is extracted from the phytococcus plant (Cymbopogon nardus) and belongs to the genus Gramineae. Although this essential oil has long been recognized as an insect repellent essential oil (especially effective against malaria-carrying mosquitoes).
It also has great benefits for refreshing the mind cleansing the room and softening the skin; it can also be used to clean oily skin and sweaty feet. Essential oils are very volatile and quickly evaporate upon contact with the air. For this reason essential oils must be stored in sealable bottles. Once opened they must be quickly replaced.
Dropping a few drops of citronella essential oil into the hot water of the foot can achieve the purpose of activating the meridian of blood circulation and can also achieve the effect of removing beriberi and foot odor.
Distilled from dried grass the taste is like a combination of fruity and lavender. The height is about 60cm. The main producing areas are Sri Lanka Guawa Madagascar and South Africa. The use has been favored in recent years. Although its source is stable prices have more than doubled since 1996.
With a very strong lemon fragrance fresh and pleasant smell.
Essential oil perfume homemade:
The odor has a similar effect and can be used in harmony with other essential oils. It can be used in perfumes made from essential oils. Its odor can provide enough herbal aftertaste. It is recommended to blend with sharper odors such as holly eucalyptus leaves and spices.
Citronella oil is diluted with a ratio of 1 drop to 1 cc fresh water which can be widely used in environmental cleaning disinfection and odor improvement. It can be sprayed on homes clothes footwear or pets. When used as a mosquito repellent base oil add 5 drops and reconcile with lavender rose grass verbena etc. Dilute 1 ml of citronella oil in water.
Improve hard hair:
Lemongrass 3d with bergamot 3d lavender 4d blended in one shampoo for long hair or two short hairs can be soft and firm hair.
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After harmonizing with orange blossom and bergamot it can soften the skin;
Regulating the skin is quite effective for large pores clearing up acne and balancing oily skin is also very beneficial to Hong Kong's foot and other fungal infections.
The most important feature of lemongrass is insecticide which is best used for spraying or incense in the summer and it can also help cats and dogs get rid of fleas.
It can purify the mind and reduce headaches migraines and neuralgia.
Its deodorizing and stimulating properties make it possible to refresh and revitalize tired and sweaty feet.
The well-known insect repellent oil is harmless to the human body and has a warm odor. It is recommended to be used as an indoor wide fragrant insect repellent and also be used as a flea parasite to drive off pets.
The warm and calming herbal odor is also suitable to assist the frail or the patient's body care and provide psychological comfort for infants and young children. For example the infants and young children in the living environment are more likely to suffer from nighttime sleep and nighttime crying. To assist in such situations.
Can purify and boost emotions can relieve depression. The warm herbaceous flavor enriches people's pure and natural scented environment. It feels as if they are on the top of a mountain. It can purify and boost the mood and resolve common troubles.
How to use
1. Censers and Evaporators: In steam therapy citronella oil can be used as an insecticide to treat colds and flu refreshing the brain and the patient's room. In Africa there is a serious malaria phenomenon. Citronella oil is widely used to drive out mosquitoes that carry this nuisance disease.
2. Make creams and moisturizers: Additives for face creams and lotions. When used in the tropics citronella oils can be worn comfortably because it repels malaria-carrying mosquitoes. In addition it has a magical refreshing effect on the sweaty feet.
3. Suitable for blending essential oils with citronella essential oils: Bergamot Eucalyptus Geranium Lavender Orange Blossom Peppermint Petitgrain Sage Ylang etc.
4. A more stimulating essential oil that may stimulate sensitive skin preferably in low doses.
A more stimulating essential oil that may stimulate sensitive skin preferably in low doses.