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Citronella Oil

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Citronella Oil is obtained by the steam distillation of the freshly cut or partially dried grasses of Cymbopogon winterianus (Lemongrass). Citronella oil is often used as an insect repellent, but is also useful in soaps, perfumes, aromatherapy, cosmetics and candle making. Widely used in aromatherapy and as insect repellent. Provides a typical citrus note in fragrances. Has some anti-microbial effects and can therefore be used cleansing products.

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