Propos'NatureJava Citronella essential oil - organic
|10 ml - SFr. 3.38|
|Best before ≥ 05/31/2021|
Lemongrass is mainly used as a vapour but also on the skin and internally. It increases vitality. Diluted in a base oil it can also be used locally on the body. It can be used in cases of an unpleasant body odour and also protects against mosquito bites. Take care with sensitive skin. Culinary its unique perfume reserves pleasant surprises and one to two drops are enough to raise a dish.
Latin name: Cymbopogon winterianus
Part used: plant
Aromatic molecules: citronellal, geraniol, citronellol
"HEBBD": Botanically and Biochemically Defined Essential Oil
- insect repellent, soothing on insect bites
- aerial antiseptic
- deodorant, refreshing
- presence of mosquitoes (preventive) and mosquito stings (curative)
- intestinal spasms
- nfectious enterocolitis
- rheumatism, arthritis, tendinitis
- excessive sweating
Recommendations for use
- Always use the essential oil diluted in a vegetable oil or other suitable medium and respect the recommended dosages.
- Java Citronnella goes well with ginger, coconut, garlic, shallot, peppers and pleasantly scents soups, curry dishes, sauces and fish. It can also be used as a refreshing tea.
Precautions for use
- not for use by pregnant women or for children under 2 years
- skin irritation (dermocaustic) possible to sensitive skin
- The above information is taken from serious books but should only be considered as preliminary information in a discussion with your doctor or aromatherapist.
- The vast majority of essential oils are to be used only diluted in a vegetable oil, honey or other suitable medium respecting the recommended dosages.
- When using an essential oil for the first time on the skin, always make a test on the inner sied of the elbow to make sure it does not cause any allergic reaction.
- As essential oils are volatile, sensible to UV radiation and inflammable at high temperature, it is imperative to store them in a tightly closed dark glass bottle and at a temperature between 5 °C and 40 °C.
Santi-shop code: PN004