Yuzu Essential Oil
Botanical binomial: Citrus junos
Country of Origin: Japan, Thailand
Part of plant used in production: Fruit rinds
Methods of production: Cold Pressed
Characteristics: A clear light yellowish liquid with a sharp citrus scent and green notes.
Properties: Anti-bacterial, anti-fungal, anti-spasmodic, anti-inflammatory, carminative, stomachic, immunity enhancer, circulation booster.
Constituents: Limonene, Myrcene, alpha-Pinene, Gamma terpinene, Linalool
Uses: In perfumery, it is commonly blended with other citrus oils to create uplifting scents.
Blends well with: Lavender, Bergamot, Lemon, Clary Sage, Myrrh, Sandalwood, Nutmeg, Cinnamon Bark, Clove Bud.
Safety: Yuzu is not considered to be phototoxic. For external use only. Should be diluted prior to skin application. Avoid contact with eyes and mouth. May cause skin irritation for some individuals, a skin patch test is recommended prior to use. Consult your healthcare professional before using essential oils during pregnancy.