Orange, Sweet (Citrus sinensis)
Orange, Sweet Essential Oil Information
Common Name: Orange, Sweet
Latin Name: Citrus sinensis
Plant part: Peel
Distillation Method: Cold press
Distillation Date: January 2016
Shelf Life: About 2-3 years
Country of Origin: Italy, Organic cultivation methods
Aroma: Oh, the heavenly sweet aroma of oranges! This essential oil is serene, soft, sweet, fresh, and holds a lot of fruity and citrus notes. It is a wonderful addition for a top note to many blends. It is an aroma that excitedly shares its happiness. I personally can't help but smile when working with this essential oil.
Personal notes: I love using orange essential oil when I making digestive support blends. In general, it is a fantastic oil that is bright, uplifting, and adds a happy note to many emotional support blends.
Safety Data: Non-toxic, though it may cause skin irritation if oxidized. Use in low dilution (1-2%) when applying to the skin.
Usage ideas: Create your own uplifting and inspiring blend for diffusing.
- 2 drops of Lime
- 2 drops of Grapefruit
- 2 drops of Orange
Emotional/Energetic Qualities: Unblocks and circulates stagnant energy, soothes nerves, calms those reluctant to ask others for help, anti-pessimistic.
Recommended applications: Diffuse, topical application using safe dilution ratios, steam inhalation.
- This essential oil has a high potential for oxidation and should be stored in a cool and dark area in a sealed container.
- Do not place on broken skin.