Botanical Name: Citrus aurantium
Country of Origin - France, Italy, Egypt and Tunisia
Processed - mostly by solvent extraction, maceration
Part used - Flowers of Orange trees
Characteristics - Pale yellow to reddish brown with a light refreshing spicy floral aroma -
unique as it can be a top or base note.
Antibacterial, antidepressant, antifungal, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, aphrodisiac, carminative (gas), Cholagogue (secretion of bile), Febrifuge (combats fever), hypotensive, sedative.
Internal: anger, bronchitis, colds, cramps, diarrhea, exhaustion, fever, flu, premenstrual tension, tachycardia.
External: acne, headache, lack of concentration, scars, aging and oily skin, stretch marks, tinea (ringworm or other skin fungus).
Commonly used in foods such as marmalade, pancakes, custard, in eaude colognes. It is a base note when used with Bergamot and in perfumes its a top note when used with lavender (Chanel#5).
all citrus oils.
*Keep out of reach of children.*
Orange - 10 drops
Lavender - 10 drops
Lemon - 5 drops
Tea tree - 6 drops
Geranium - 5 drops
Nutmeg - 2 drops
Neroli - 3 drops
Blend these oils together then use 4-5 drops in in any diffuser.
Petitgrain 6 drops
Orange 5 drops
Neroli 4 drops
add to 15 ml carrier oil of your choice.
Blend (shake well)and use to massage into shoulders and back.
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