Citronella essential oil is obtained from the leaves and stems of different species of Cymbopogon (lemongrass). Citronella oil has a powerful citrus aroma, bursting with a crisp, lemon and grassy scent. It is also a renowned plant-based insect repellent, keep the insects at bay with your candles and melts.
If you are planning to sell wax melts or candles and physically market them as insect repellents you’ll need to make sure your products are registered with The Health & Safety Executive (HSE) – this is because insect repellents are controlled by HSE which means you need to be on the official register.
Our essential oils are 100% pure. Compatible with our waxes up to 10%. Compatible with our reed diffuser base up to 25%. We always suggest to test all your candles and reed diffusers before placing bulk orders. Safety data sheet for this essential oil is available to download under the data sheet tab.