Orange Essential Oil

COMMON NAME Orange
Latin Name Citrus   aurantium
Family Rutacea
Country of Origin Asia, Italy, USA
Volatility Top note
Extraction Cold pressed extraction or distilled from fruit peel

which is an orange juice by-product.

Colour clear, pale yellow-orange
Aroma sharp, clear, fresh, citrus
Caution Photosensitizing constituents can cause extreme   sensitivity in sunlight,

which may increase the risk of sunburn. Do not use   during pregnancy.

Primary Uses Skincare: tightening, brightening and toning, stimulates exfoliation, deodorant,

Digestion:digestive, gas, bloating, appetite   stimulant,

Immune: colds, flu, stress relief,

Properties Antidepressant, antiseptic, antispasmodic, aphrodisiac,   carminative, cordial, deodorant, digestive, stimulating nervine, cardiac   tonic, circulatory tonic
Orange Peels There are sweet and bitter  varieties of Orange trees.   

Limonene is the main  constituent that is responsible for the aroma of citrus fruit, cleaning products and perfume. Citrus peels have sun sensitizing constituents in them which can cause the skin to burn with prolonged sun exposure.

Orange Peels

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