Sweet Orange Essential Oil
Description: Orange Essential Oil Sweet (Citrus sinensis) from Italy has a rich, fresh citrus scent. Sweet orange essential oil can lift the spirits, yet is calming to the nerves. Blend sweet orange Essential Oil (Sweet) with spicy oils for cheering baths, and add to massage oil for digestive system. Orange Essential Oil encourages sleep and is used astringent, soothing agent, skin conditioner.
This unpretentious Orange Oil is used in aromatherapy to create the feeling of happiness and warmth, while calming nervous digestive problems. Orange Oil deals very well with colds and flu, eliminates toxins and stimulates the lymphatic system, while supporting collagen formation in the skin. Do NOT confuse the wonderful, warm and aromatic Orange Oil with Bitter Orange. Always make sure the Orange Oil that you use is Sweet not Bitter.
Properties: Orange Essential Oil has a sweet, fresh and tangy smell, is yellow to orange in color and watery in viscosity. The shelf life is approximately 6 months.It is a safe non-toxic, non-irritant and non-sensitizing oil, yet care must be taken with it since it can have a phototoxic effect. Orange Oil should therefore preferably not be applied before going out into sunlight for prolonged periods.
Other Variations of Orange Essential Oil that you might wish to try:
Blood Orange Essential Oil
Mandarin Orange Essential Oil – Green
Mandarin Orange Essential Oil – Red
Mandarin Orange Essential Oil – Yellow
Organic Sw. Orange Essential Oil
Tangerine Essential Oil
Cautions: Do not use Sweet Orange Oil on the skin or in baths 12 hours prior to sun or sunlamp exposure.Essential Oil Safety Considerations