Fragrant, aromatic and exotic, we ethically source citronella plants and use them for thier many benefits!
History: Citronella grass, is a perennial aromatic plant from the family Poaceae, originating in tropical Asia. It can grow up to 5-6 feet (1.5-2 m.) tall and 3-4 feet (1-1.5 m.) wide.
Parts Used: The whole plant is used in our formulations.
Composition: Citronella contains geraniol (18–20%), limonene (9–11%), methyl isoeugenol (7–11%), citronellol (6–8%), and citronellal (5–15%).
Scientific name: Cymbopogon nardus
Citronella helps to slow down skin aging, enhance skin health, and improves moisture. The versatile ingredient also soothes and nourishes a dry or itchy scalp, eliminates dandruff and can prevent head lice promote hair growth.