Citronella -Java is a tropical herbaceous plant originally grown in the south of India. Citronella -Java exudes a remarkable, very distinctive smell. The essential oil is captured by steam distillation of the stems and leaves of the plant. Java Citronella essential oil is used in aromatherapy as a carminative and antispasmodic for symptomatic relief of digestive discomfort as well as to help relieve joint and muscle pain associated with sprains and strains. Botanical name Cymbopogon winterianus Culture Organic Extraction method Steam distillation Part used Grass Color Clear yellow Odor Herbaceous, lemony Chemotype CITRONNELLAL
Organic Cymbopogon winterianus
Use & Dosage: Posology: Topical (Adults): Mix 1 drop in 1 teaspoon (5ml) of vegetable oil; apply to the affected area 3 times a day. Inhalation (Digestive syst.): Add 4 to 12 drops to a bowl of steaming hot water or a diffuser. Inhale slowly and deeply for 5-10 minutes. Usage: Java Citronella essential oil is used in aromatherapy as a carminative and antispasmodic for symptomatic relief of digestive discomfort as well as to help relieve joint and muscle pain associated with sprains and strains. WARNING For external and occasional use only. Do not take orally. Do not use essential oils undiluted. Keep out of reach of children. If accidental ingestion occurs, seek urgent medical attention or contact a Poison Control Center. Avoid contact with eyes and mucous membranes; if this happens, rinse thoroughly with vegetable oil. Do not use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. If you have epilepsy or asthma, consult a health care practitioner prior to use. May cause allergic reaction (e.g. skin rashes, irritation, dermatitis, irritation of the respiratory tract); in which case, discontinue use and consult a health care practitioner. If nausea, dizziness, headache or allergic reactions occur, discontinue use. Not for use on inflamed, irritated, sensitive or broken skin or if suffering from dermatitis. Avoid exposing treated area to sunlight. Consult a health care practitioner if symptoms worsen or persist.