Lemon Eucalyptus Essential Oil: The aroma has a strong camphoric bottom note with a refreshing lemony top note similar to citronella. Lemon eucalyptus essential oil is an ingredient that's key to some of today's leading brand natural insect repellents. It's a wonderful alternative for those wanting to avoid insect repellent that uses the chemical DEET. The EPA has registered lemon eucalyptus essential oil to be safe and as effective as low concentrations of DEET. The EPA also states that this essential oil can repel those nasty little critters for up to 6 hours. Suggested usage rate is 30-40% in sprayable applications. It's also used in aroma therapy applications for it's relaxing qualities. It can be added to lotions, soaps, or facial cleansers. The aroma pairs well with wood or citrus essential oils.
Distillation method: Steam Distillation
Country of origin: China
Botanical name: Eucalyptus Citriodoria
Flash Point: This low-flashpoint fragrance (118ºF) will ship Ground Only, regardless of the shipping method you choose at checkout. It cannot ship outside the lower 48 U.S. states or USPS.Photo attribution - ©Can Stock Photo
Terah from Bramble Berry replies...Hi Rachel! Our Lemon Eucalyptus Essential Oil definitely has a camphorous base note with a lemony top reminiscent of citronella. If you're looking for other herbal scents you may like Karma Essential Oil, Lemongrass Essential Oil, or Spearmint Essential Oil.
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