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Citronella (Ceylon) Essential Oil

(Cymbopogon nardus)
Product Code : AG-E-058
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Botanical Name : Cymbopogon nardus
Cas# : 8000-29-1
Color : Fluid Liquid, Light Yellow to Brownish Yellow
F.E.M.A. # : 2308
Cultivation : Conventional
Method Of Extraction : Steam Distillation
Constituents : Geraniol, Citronellol, Limonene
Solubility : Insoluble in Water, Soluble in Oil & Alcohol
Specific Gravity : @25° C: 0.880-0.922
Flash Point : 210° F
Optical Rotation : @25° C: -2 to -4
Source : Grass


Parent Plant Overview

Citronella grass has originated from the Mana grass of Sri Lanka. It grows up to 2 meters and has dark pink base stems. It is widely cultivated in tropical Asian regions. The grass usually grows in the fertile, acidic, loamy soil in the elevated tropical region with average rainfall. It is planted using suckers or rooted stem cuttings twice a year, and the aerial part is harvested after six months of plantation for diverse uses.

Citronella (Ceylon) Essential Oil Description

Grass blades are distilled by citronella Ceylon oil manufacturers to extract the oil. Citronella Ceylon essential oil contains several aromatic and wellness compounds such as geraniol, camphene, limonene, methyl isoeugenol, geranyl acetate, borneol, citronellal, and citronellol. The compounds provide it multiple aroma notes, particularly the citrus ones. Its properties governed by its compounds make it a suitable component in insect repellent, food flavoring, and perfumes. 

Citronella (Ceylon) oil blends well with geranium, peppermint, clary sage, bergamot, patchouli, lemon, cypress, and vetiver essential oils. The Citronella (Ceylon) oil suppliers offer this oil along with other essential oils to the users.

Citronella (Ceylon) Essential Oil

Ways to Use Citronella (Ceylon) Essential Oil

Add three drops of Citronella (Ceylon) oil and two drops of rosewood oil to the water in a diffuser for insect repelling.

Mix a few drops of Citronella (Ceylon) oil into the home cleaning liquids for killing germs.

Dilute a drop or two in daily face cream and apply it every night to cleanse the skin.

Citronella (Ceylon) Essential Oil Applications

Citronella and geraniol compounds act as antiseptic, so citronella Ceylon oil finds wide application as a disinfectant component in soaps, scented candles, and household cleaners. It is also used for flavoring food and beverage items. It is used in making air fresheners, perfumes, antiperspirants, and diffuser blends for its refreshing aroma. It is added to cosmetics for its cleansing and wellness properties. Citronella (Ceylon) oil wholesale suppliers deliver this oil to most locations in the world for various uses.

Citronella (Ceylon) Essential Oil

Citronella (Ceylon) oil eases headache, nausea, anxiety, and symptoms of neuralgia and colitis. It prevents the spread of airborne bacteria, stops fungal growth, and repels insects or mosquitoes. Its refreshing lemony scent removes stale putrid odors from the surroundings. It helps treat wounds, cuts, and scars as an antiseptic. 

It also cleanses skin and scalp, removes excess oil, and stops acne-break out and dandruff. Its inhalation helps clear respiratory passage. The users obtain this oil in bulk or retail from the citronella (Ceylon) oil suppliers in India. The users obtain this oil in bulk or retail from the citronella (Ceylon) oil suppliers in India to derive all the benefits.


Word of Caution

As a Citronella (Ceylon) essential oil manufacturer, we advise using this oil for external purposes only. We also recommend a patch test on the skin before its full application. The oil should not be used near the eyes, inner nose, and ears. The persons suffering from cancer, cardiovascular diseases, skin disorders, or hormonal problems should consult a physician before its use.

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It is advised to use the oil in aluminum containers earliest or transfer it to dark amber glass bottles on receiving. The citronella (Ceylon) oil bulk suppliers suggest storing the essential oil in cool, dark places away from sunlight.

Documents Available For Quality Verification

As a citronella (Ceylon) essential oil exporter, we provide Certificate of Analysis, Gas Chromatography, and Mass Spectrometry reports to the customers on request for the orders delivered. 

Global Coverage

Our enterprise delivers the oil in almost all locations of the world, including the US, UK, Canada, South Korea, Australia, New Zealand, China, Turkey, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, France, Spain, Serbia, Romania, Poland, and many other countries of the world, as an international Citronella (Ceylon) oil supplier. Contact our customer care for the delivery of essential oil at your doorstep.

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Company Information

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