The anti-inflammatory compound in citronella essential oil can help reduce inflammation that causes pain.
The many antioxidant properties of citronella essential oil have been shown to increase blood flow and stimulate circulation throughout the body.
A natural anti-depressant, it can also relieve anxiety and stress and lead to a better night’s sleep for those who have insomnia.
The antiseptic properties of citronella essential oil make it helpful in fighting infections both internally, such as a urinary tract infection, and externally, such as an open wound.
This is one of the most commonly used properties of citronella essential oil, as it kills and keeps away insects.
Citronella oil is a natural dewormer. It can eradicate harmful organisms (worms) from our stomach, small intestine and large intestine, thereby treating loss of appetite. It is a natural detoxifier that helps our body get rid of harmful toxic materials and sometimes, prevents them from being active in our body. The oil is diaphoretic by nature, which increases sweating in our body and facilitates the detoxification by eliminating additional fat, oil, salt, uric acid, etc. The stimulating effect of the essential oil of citronella stimulates blood circulation, secretions and discharges like hormones and enzymes from the glands, brain while also increasing activity in the nervous system. This essential oil also stimulates the immune mechanisms and the metabolism of the body.