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MARNYS® Citronella Essential Oil (Cymbopogon winterianus) is extracted by steam distillation of the aerial part.
At MARNYS®, we use 100% pure and chemotyped essential oils, obtained by selecting the best extraction method and the best of each plant. MARNYS® Essential Oils do not contain any ingredients of animal origin.
Citronella essential oil helps calming and soothing the skin thanks to its descongestant and anti-inflammatory effects.
Citronella has antiseptic, antibacterial and anti-fungal benefits as well as a great natural insect repellent aroma.
Its fresh, strong and lemony aroma also make Citronella very efficient as a natural deodorant or refreshing body oil, helping in body odor. It is suitable for all skin types, especially combination and oily skin. And can also be incorporated to your haircare routine, especially for oily hair.
Like all others MARNYS® Essential Oils, always use Citronella diluted in a carrier oil such us MARNYS® 100% pure and vegetable Oils (see How to use before application).
AND NATURAL OIL
OF ANIMAL ORIGIN
Chemotype: citronellal, geraniol, citronellol.
Aroma: Rosy, lemony.
Benefits / Cosmetic function: Refreshing, antimicrobial.
Biological activities: Descongestant, antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, antifungal.
Cymbopogon winterianus herb oil, geraniol* , citronellol*, d-limonene*, eugenol*, citral*, linalool*, farnesol*.*Constituents naturally present in the essential oil.
Do not apply undiluted MARNYS® Essential Oils directly on your skin or hair. Always dilute in a carrier oil such us MARNYS® 100% pure and vegetable Oils.
(EXTERNAL USE): Dilute to 21% (equivalent to 2 drops of essential oil in 13 drops of vegetable base oil or similar). For local application to skin, apply 1-2 drops of the preparation at 21% 3 times a day.
Avoid contact with eyes or mucous membranes. Do not inhale undiluted. If undiluted, it can cause skin irritation. In case of sensitive skin, carry out a sensitivity test by apply in a drop of the preparation at 0.5% on the anterior part of the wrist. Stop using immediately in case of hypersensitive reaction or irritation. Do not use during pregnancy or lactation. Keep away from children. In case of asthma or being on medication, seek your doctor’s advice before using the product. Essential oils are flammable, keep away from heat sources. Store tightly closed in a cool and dry place.
15 ml bottle