Orange Oil - Sweet
Botanical binomial: Citrus sinensis L.
Other names: Sweet Orange, C. aurantium L. var. sinensis L./var dulcis L.
Country of Origin: USA, Brazil, Spain.
Part of plant used in production: Fruit rinds
Methods of production: Cold pressed
|Description:||Sweet orange is a popular essential oil, where the rinds of the fruit are cold-pressed.|
|Characteristics:||Deep yellow to orangey, olive-yellow and even brownish with a citrus-like odour reminiscent of the species.Fresh and yet bitter, dry-like with a rich and lasting sweet undertone.|
|Properties:||Anti-bacterial, anti-fungal, anti-spasmodic, anti-inflammatory, carminative, stomachic, immunity enhancer, circulation booster.|
|Constituents:||Limonene, Myrcene, alpha-Pinene, Sabinene, Octanal, Decanal|
|Uses:||Use a detoxifier, it boosts immunity, treats constipation and dyspepsia and aids in the maintenance of healthy, smooth and beautiful skin. Along with curing acne and dermatitis. Used for rejuvenating of the skin, eczema, dermatitis, after-sun wrinkles, oily skin, fatigue, menopause, oedema, palpitation, premenstrual tension, stress, obesity, mount ulcers, colds, flue, bronchitis, constipation, spasms.|
|Blends well with:||Lavender, Bergamot, Lemon, Clary Sage, Myrrh, Sandalwood, Nutmeg, Cinnamon Bark, Clove Bud.|
|Safety:||Considered phototoxic in large quantities, Use in blend/dilution only. Please avoid direct sunlight after usage. Avoid contact with eyes and mouth|