Neroli Essential Oil
Neroli Essential Oil (Citrus aurantium) from Tunisia is Therapeutic Quality and is also known as “Orange Blossom Essential Oil“.
Caution must be taken when purchasing Neroli oil since many suppliers adulterate the oil to increase their profits. Even diluted, neroli oil has a strong, most incredible smell. The oil sold by us at Artisan Aromatics is unadulterated and 100% pure.
Method of Extraction
Neroli Essential Oil is steam distilled from the flowering blossoms of the orange trees, Citrus aurantium, which have a beautiful aroma.
Neroli Essential Oil is intensely floral, sweet and exotic. Orange blossom essential oil blends well with many other essential oils. It is highly concentrated, so a little goes a long way and he complexity of the aroma is often appreciated in low dilutions.
Neroli oil has a sweet, floral and slightly citrusy aroma, the color is pale yellow and the viscosity is thin / watery.
Uses of our Orange Blossom Essential Oil include:
- smoothing mature skin
- healing scars
- dealing with stress
- restoring feelings of well being
Like Lavender, Neroli essential oil is very popular, not only has great therapeutic properties, but also has the most incredible smell. The oil has a gentle and relaxing effect on the body and mind, relieving muscle spasms, calming heart palpitations and has a wonderful rejuvenating and regenerative effect on the skin and more.
This oil is a key component of two of our exclusive Aromatherapy Blends:
Neroli Essential Oil is also known as ‘orange blossom’ and it takes about 1000 lbs. of orange blossoms to make 1 lb. of Neroli oil. The name is said to have originated from the Italian princess, Anne-Marie de la Tremoille (Countess of Nerola) who used the oil as a perfume and to scent her bathwater and gloves. It is still an ingredient for making traditional smelling eau-de-cologne. Orange petals are often associated with marriage, purity and brides, as brides traditionally wore orange buds in their hair.