Please note this item is not an essential oil and should not be applied to skin. Citronella is made from several different Asian grasses and citrus fruits and its refreshing scent is perfect for summer. Citronella is also popular for helping to keep bugs and insects at bay. This oil should be used in an oil burner. It's recommended to add water to the burner before adding 5 drops of the fragrance oil. Once the tealight is lit and placed underneath the liquid will begin to warm and the fragrance will start to rise. Goloka fragrance oils are made in India. Product not tested on animals.