Citronella
Citronella
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Citronella

Cymbopogon nardus

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Citronella is commercially used in a number of insect repellents, and that is how most people are familiar with it. However, the oil also has antibacterial, antifungal, and anti-inflammatory properties as well.

Botanical name

Cymbopogon nardus

Country of origin

Sri Lanka

Extraction method

Steam-distilled from organic citronella leaves and stems

Dilution ratio

1:1 (parts essential oil to carrier oil)

Application method

Topical Application

Citronella has been traditionally used to: 

  • Reduce the pain, redness, and swelling symptoms that accompany inflammation
  • Fight infection topically
  • Reduce fever
  • Kill or retard bacteria 
  • Kill or retard mold and fungi
  • Mask or neutralize unpleasant body odors
  • Repel insects
  • Expel intestinal worms

Keep out of reach of children and well away from eye area. If pregnant or under doctor's care, consult your physician before using.

These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. Aroma Shield products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.