Citronella oil for infections, muscle pains and a Natural Mosquito Repellent against Dengue Benefits: Has antiseptic properties to protect against infections in wounds, urinary tracts etc. Relieves from Anxiety, depression and negative feelings Relaxes muscle tissue when applied externally Removes bad odour and eliminates toxins. Mode of administration: External. Packaging size: 30 ml The citronella plant belongs to the same family as lemongrass and palmarosa grasses. Historically, it has also been used for a natural remedy for rheumatoid arthritis, parasites and bacterial infections. Citronella Oil is a natural mosquito repellent against dengue, malaria, lyme disease, etc. It belongs to the same family as lemon grass and acts as a natural insect repellent. Citronella Oil is also used as a natural remedy for rheumatoid arthritis, parasites and bacterial infections. Use citronella essential oil in your homemade insect repellent and insecticide recipes. It is a natural mosquito repellent and definitely should be included in homemade fly spray for barn or home as well. It is also a natural antifungal; include it in blends for horse skin fungus and toe nail fungus.