Sweet Orange Essential Oil
Sweet Orange Essential Oil (Citrus sinensis) from Italy has a rich, fresh citrus scent. Sweet orange essential oil has been said to lift the spirits, yet be calming to the nerves.
This unpretentious Sweet Orange Oil is used by aromatherapists seeking to create the feeling of happiness and warmth as well as for calming nervous digestive problems. Do NOT confuse the wonderful, warm and aromatic Sweet Orange Oil with Bitter Orange. Always make sure the Orange Oil that you use is Sweet not Bitter.
Orange 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 said to be a safe non-toxic, non-irritant and non-sensitizing oil.
Varieties 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 Sweet Orange Essential Oil
- Tangerine Essential Oil
Sweet Orange is best known for its wonderful uplifting and calming scent. When diffused, it can help with nervous tension, sadness, and can also improve the aroma of a stale room. It can also help support normal function of the immune system. Try Sweet Orange and BE HAPPY!
Best Practices: Store this essential oil away from heat, light and moisture, with the cap tightly closed since it oxidizes readily and can irritate the skin if oxidized (spoiled). Discard unused portions after 6 months. In general, citrus oils do much better when kept refrigerated.Essential Oil Safety Considerations