Java Citronella Oil
Java Citronella oil is obtained from the Cymbopogon genus plant family. More precisely, it is extracted through steam distillation of the grasses Cymbopogon nardus (Jowitt) and Cymbopogon winterianus (Rendal).
Java: which is distilled from C. winterianus. It also has a fresh lemon-like scent but is darker in color. Between the two, java citronella is considered the one with the higher quality.
Ceylon: which is obtained from C. nardus and is a native product of Sri Lanka (previously Ceylon). Ceylon citronella oil has a warm, citrusy, and wood scent, and has a pale to dark yellow color.
Uses of Citronella Oil : Java Citronella Essential Oil external use only: Insects repellent and an excellent deodorizer, keeps all insects at bay, gets rid of foul odour and an ideal freshener, Ideal for pleasant aroma.
Benefits of Citronella Oil:
citronella can help treat and prevent colds, fevers, and headaches.citronella has potent antifungal properties that help suppress the growth of fungi species, such as Aspergillus, Penicillium, and Eurotium. Citronella oil owes its antibacterial and antiseptic nature to compounds like methyl isoeugenol. These compounds prevent the growth of bacteria in your body and help treat wounds, as well as infections that may occur in the colon, urethra, bladder, gastrointestinal tract, prostate, and kidneys.
The oil can also help inhibit inflammation in the liver, stomach, and digestive tract. Java Citronella essential oil is often used in aromatherapy because it can provide relief from anxiety and a light feeling. It can also provide relief from menstrual cramps and muscle spasms.
Applications: Use the oil with cotton ball and place in Toilets, Living rooms, Cars and any utility area. Provides a pleasing atmosphere. Mixed with water, spray in Rooms, Kitchens, A/C Cabinets to get rid of mosquito and house flies.