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Citronella Candles - A natural insect repellent.


Citronella candles that smell good

Introducing Essence No.1 our Citronella and Lemongrass Candle, created to give you those Summer aromas.


Summer arrives and we want to spend more time relaxing and entertaining outdoors, but its hard to relax with all of the insects that Summer brings with it. Luckily, we have a natural addition that may help!

Read on to discover how our completely natural essential oil candle can enhance your outdoor experiences.


Do Citronella candles work to keep insects away?

Our Essence No.1 candles contain the essential oils of Citronella and Lemongrass plants among other natural oils and ingredients. Citronella and Lemongrass essential oils are, to a degree, said to be natural insect repellents. When burning citronella candles the aromas of the essential oils in the air and may have an effect on deterring some insects. To enhance this effect our Essence No.1, Citronella candles contain an additional ingredient called Citrepel®.


What is Citrepel®, and how does it work?

Citrepel® is a safe and effective insect repellent that is high in PMD, a natural compound found to be powerful at deterring various insects. Citrepel® is derived from essential oils its high levels of PMD work by blinding the insects sense of smell which makes it difficult for the insect to find its human targets. You can find out more about Citrepel® here


Can I use the citronella and lemongrass candles indoors?

Yes, Whilst the main reason people buy citronella candles to use outside, our Citronella and Lemongrass candles are created to give a pleasant atmosphere both indoors and outdoors. The fragrance is created to give a beautiful, summer scent where ever you chose to place your candle.


Do citronella candles smell nice?

Yes many people find citronella to be a pleasant and relaxing scent. Citronella has a distinct scent, it has a vibrant, lemony aroma with earthy undertones.

Our Essence No.1 candle has a more complex fragrance than a standard citronella candle,It is a bright and uplifting essential oil blend with refreshing, oriental aromas. The citronella, lemongrass and lime aromas give a vibrant citrus scent, whilst the eucalyptus adds to the freshness of the citrus fragrances. The base of orange blossom and honey give a sweet and delicate floral dimension to the candle.


Can you get Citronella wax melts?

You sure can! We have recently added our citronella and Lemongrass wax melts to our collection. These are made with the exact same essential oil blend as our Essence No.1 candle. You can buy our citronella wax melts and candles here


Light up Essence No.1 and enjoy an aromatic, summer atmosphere.


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