The citronella Ceylon has long been used to repel mosquitoes , and its scent is close to Melissa. Its use dates back to the 17th century, when the military surgeon Nicolas Grimm had experimented with it as an antiseptic. A little history Cymbopogon nardus is native to the tropical regions of eastern and southern Africa (Sudan, Zaire, Kenya, Burundi, Rwanda, Uganda, Botswana, Mozambique, Swaziland, Lesotho, South Africa, Madagascar), the Indian subcontinent (India, Bhutan , Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Seychelles) as well as Southeast Asia (Burma, Laos, Vietnam). In the 1900s, it was in Ceylon and India that the main crops of lemongrass were found, but it was also cultivated in Hong Kong,...See article
Pranarom ESSENTIAL OIL 10ML Ceylon citronella Cymbopogon nardus EOBBD
Essential Oil of Ceylon citronella is antiseptic, antifungal and alder repellent to insects.
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Pranarom LEMON ESSENTIAL OIL 10ML CEYLON Cymbopogon nardus
The Citronella CEYLAN is a great herb that grows in warm, moist areas of Sri Lanka and Southeast Asia. Its leaves and stems are long and narrow (1.50 m height) and are steam distilled water to extract the Essential Oil.
sb geraniol, méthylisoeugénol, camphene, borneol
Origin: Sri Lanka
The HE of Lemongrass is anti-inflammatory and insecticide. It is mainly used to protect against mosquito bites or remedy.
Properties of the essential oil of Ceylon Citronella
Lemongrass Essential Oil of CEYLAN has antiseptic on the skin to treat skin conditions such as acne and boils. It is also anti-fungal and is used to treat foot rot and other fungal skin infections. Its particular odor is a great way to prevent bites from insects including mosquitoes.
Results of Oil of Citronella Ceylon
Oil Ceylon Lemongrass Essential allows you to get rid of fungal infections, skin conditions and to repel insects.
Tips for using the essential oil of Ceylon Citronella
Insect bites - preventive: a diffuse essential oil blend of Lemongrass and Geranium.
Insect bites - care: apply a few drops directly to the skin with essential oil of lavender officinale.
Rheumatism, muscle pain: massage with essential oil of Wintergreen, Rosemary and Lemongrass Vegetable diluted in Macadamia Oil.
Psychological fatigue (children> 7 years)
1 drop of essential oil of Ceylon Lemongrass + 1 drop of essential oil of Sweet marjoram + 1 drop of essential oil Ravintsara, 2 drops of this mixture on a neutral tablet 2 times a day, 5 days a week 3 weeks per month.
Preventing mosquito bites (children> 6 years)
1 drop of essential oil of Citronella Ceylon + 1 drop of essential oil of Geranium odorous + 2 drops Vegetable Oil Jojoba, application to the body of the exposed parts several times per day.
Oral (tonsillitis): 2 drops of essential oil on a neutral tablet 3 times a day for adults. For children over 7 years: 1 drop of essential oil 3 times a day.
Dermal: Dilute in vegetable oil.
Adult: 2-5 drops of essential oil to be applied 3 times per day on the area to be treated or protected.
Children over 7 years: 2 drops of essential oil 3 times a day application.
Precautions of Oil of Citronella Ceylon
- Do not use in children under 7 years of age or pregnant or lactating women
- Skin irritation (dermocaustic) possible pure. always dilute