Java Citronella

Diffuser/Oil Burner
Facial Treatments
Pain Relief
Stress Relief
Earthy & Woody


Usage 4-8 drops dependant on method

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NutraVit’s Citronella (Java) Oil perspires a refreshingly leafy scent, that has an undertone of lemony notes. Citronella Oil is great for outdoor protection when out with family or friends. Its protective properties also soothe skin irritations and brighten your mood so you can make the most of every day.

  • No testing on animals
  • Ethically sourced ingredients
  • Entirely natural
  • Modern extraction techniques

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Citronella oil has solidified itself as a consumer favourite for offering a highly unique and effective benefit not found in most other essential oils. Citronella acts as a natural insect repellent, masking the smell of human skin to prevent critters from getting on your skin and clothes.

Citronella comes from the leaf of a tall grass that is native to Asia, and has a fresh, crisp aroma that is often mistaken for the scent of lemongrass. A few drops of citronella oil mixed into a water sprayer makes for an easy DIY pest repellent. Since this is an all-natural essential oil, it can be sprayed on the clothes, hair, skin, and any insect-prone area without any of the harmful side-effects found in chemical insect repellents.

Citronella oil is also well-known and widely praised for its highly effective, natural antidepressant. Inhaling citronella oil through an essential oil diffuser produces a powerful aroma that promotes feelings of happiness – serving as an excellent alternative to over-the-counter anxiety medication.

Spring cleaning can also be made a whole lot more enjoyable with citronella oil. The fresh and clean lemon-like aroma of citronella makes it a great post-cleaning spray. Packed with antibacterial properties, citronella oil will help keep your home cleaner and prevent odour causing germs.

Citronella oil offers much more than just a fresh scent that keeps insects away. This oil is rich in antioxidant properties that have been proven to increase blood flow and improve circulation throughout the body.

Lastly, citronella essential oil can work wonders on skin irritation and infection. Prior to topical application, it is recommended to dilute citronella oil with a carrier oil of your choice. The powerful antibacterial and antifungal properties of citronella oil help to treat blemishes, irritation, and fungal infections that may spread through certain parts of the skin.

Safety Information: For external use only. Do not use undiluted on the skin. Avoid contact with sensitive areas, such as eyes. Keep out of reach of children. Do not use essential oils on children under 5 years old. Consult your healthcare professional before using essential oils if in doubt or during pregnancy. If rash or irritation occurs, stop use and consult physician.

Storage: Best kept in a cool dry place, away from heat and sunlight

Additional information

Weight 0.08 kg
Dimensions 4 × 4 × 9 cm
  • Soothe skin irritations
  • Boost your mood
  • Protection against the elements when outdoors
  • 100% Citronella Java Oil (Cymbopogon winterianus)
  • 100% Pure Essential Oil
  • Product of Vietnam
  • Not tested on animals
  • Massage: Add 5 drops of essential oil to 10ml of carrier oil.
  • Bath: Add 4 – 8 drops of essential oil and swirl into water.
  • Diffuser: Add 6 – 8 drops of essential oil to a vaporiser or oil burner.