Mandarin (Red) Essential Oil
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Botanical Name: Citrus reticulata
Aroma: Citrus, floral
Perfume Note: Top
Method of Extraction: Expression
Source: Fruit rind
Main Chemical Components: Limonene, gamma-terpinene, pinene
Blends Well With: Basil, bergamot, camomille, clary sage, olibanum, geranium, grapefruit, lavender, lemon lime, neroli, orange, rose essential oils
Description and Uses: Mandarin essential oil is a gentle and calming oil and is known in France as 'the children's remedy' for its mildness. A wonderful choice for aiding in relaxation and restful sleep. It is also useful for oily skin and is known to support the digestive system and prevent stretch marks. Finally, Mandarin essential oil can be helpful with nervious tension and exhaustion.
Traditional use: soothing agent, astringent, skin conditioner
Cautions: Do not use Mandarin essential oil on the skin in direct sunlight, as it is mildly phototoxic.