Orange, Sweet Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Citrus sinensis
Aroma: Sweet, tangy, warm - just like a freshly squeezed orange.
Perfume Note: Top
Method of Extraction: Expression
Source: Fruit peel
Main Chemical Components: Limonene, myrcene, pinene
Blends Well With: Bay, bergamot, black pepper, spice oils, frankincense, geranium, marjoram, other citrus oils, vetiver, jasmine, ylang ylang, rose
Description and Uses:
With a rich, fresh citrus scent, Sweet Orange essential oil lifts the spirits, yet is calming to the nerves. It blends beautifully with spicy oils for cheering baths and, when added to massage oil, is great for the digestive system. Sweet orange can also brighten dull complexions and encourage sleep.
Traditional use: astringent, soothing agent, and skin conditioner
Recipes Using Orange Essential Oil:
Shampoo for Oily Hair:
5 drops Bergamot oil
5 drops Cypress oil
5 drops Clary Sage oil
5 drops Orange oil
4 oz shampoo base
Relief Blend for Quitting Smoking:
5 drops Clove oil
5 drops Orange oil
5 drops Chamomile
5 drops Helichrysum
10 drops Lavender
10 drops Marjoram
15 drops Grapefruit.
This blend will calm raw nerves, refresh you and help to balance your mood. Use with a portable inhaler or diffuse into your living space with a candle or electric diffuser.
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