10 ml / 0.3 fl oz
The fresh and citrusy scent of our therapeutic-grade, pure and natural Sweet Orange Essential Oil is emotionally uplifting, and also helps calm and ease the mind. Sweet Orange Essential Oil (Citrus sinensis) has been shown by research to assist people suffering from depression or chronic anxiety, as it helps circulates and unblock stagnant energy. The uplifting aroma of our cold-pressed Sweet Orange Oil is also a relaxant, and when diluted in carrier oil and rubbed over the abdomen, it can help ease constipation, calm spasms and promote better digestion. The component limonene found in orange oil is powerful against oxidative stress, enhancing the immune system. It is also anti-bacterial on the skin, which can aid in healing acne.
Sweet Orange Oil has the following therapeutic properties: Antidepressant, anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, antiviral, astringent, immunostimulant, sedative, and tonic.
The orange tree is believed to have been bred from the pomelo and the mandarin sometime before 314 BCE. These fruits were native to several tropical regions throughout Asia. They have been cultivated and dispersed throughout the world for thousands of years. In 350 BCE, Theophrastus was the first to write about the citrus. Citrus fruit appeared in Egyptian paintings from 1000 BCE, and in European history, writers spoke about its wonderful fragrance and believed it to be a remedy for poison, as well as an excellent repellant for moths. Indian doctors knew that citrus would help with scurvy for those on long voyages. Citrus fruits’ Vitamin C content is hailed today.
Common Name: Sweet Orange Latin name: Citrus sinensis Botanical Family: Rutaceae Country of Origin: Brazil Extraction Method: Cold Pressed Plant Part Used: Fresh Fruit Rind Note: Top: Chemical Components: Monoterpenes
Always dilute in carrier oil prior to using. Sweet Orange Essential Oil blends well with almost anything. You can add it to your shampoo to help balance the hair’s natural pH, or add a few drops with lavender in baking soda for a room deodorizer. Make a refreshing and uplifting sugar scrub with Sweet Orange and Peppermint oils, or use in an all-purpose spray to disinfect countertops. Use in a standard or Bluetooth oil diffuser, or place one-to-two drops in the palm of your hand and inhale deeply.
Shelf Life: When stored in a dark cool environment, Sweet Orange Oil will have a shelf life of approximately two years upon. opening.
Safety Information: Topical and aromatic use only. Sweet Orange Oil is non-toxic, though it may cause skin irritation if not diluted properly. Use in low dilution rates: 1-2 percent when applying to the skin. Older oxidized oil can increase the potential for skin irritation. Always test for skin sensitivity prior to use. Sweet Orange Oil is not phototoxic. Do not ingest orally and keep out of eyes, ears and nose. Excessive use of any oil can lead to sensitization.