Sweet Orange (fruit of the Citrus sinensis tree) is not the same as Bitter Orange (fruit of the Citrus aurantium tree). Native to China, Sweet Orange was brought to Europe by Portuguese sailors in the 16th century. Its light, fruity and sweet fragrance delicately perfumes the air. A must fragrance in your aromatherapy starter kit... Sweet orange essential oil is used in aromatherapy for its sedative properties in relieving symptoms associated with mild anxiety, nervousness and insomnia.
Organic and Chemotyped essential oil, 100% pure, natural and authentic.
BOTANICAL NAME: Citrus sinensis
PART OF PLANT: Peel
EXTRACTION METHOD: Cold expression of the zest
ODOUR: Fresh, fruity and zesty
COLOUR: Yellow to orange
Inhalation Add 4 to 12 drops to a bowl of steaming hot water or a diffuser. Inhale slowly for 5-10 minutes once a day.
FOR EXTERNAL AND OCCASIONAL USE ONLY. DO NOT TAKE ORALLY. DO NOT USE ESSENTIAL OILS UNDILUTED. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. If accidental ingestion occurs, seek urgent medical attention or contact a Poison Control Center. Avoid contact with eyes and mucous membranes; if this happens, rinse thoroughly with vegetable oil. Do not use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. If you have epilepsy, consult a health care practitioner prior to use. May cause allergic reaction (e.g. skin rashes, irritation or dermatitis); in which case, discontinue use and consult a health care practitioner. If nausea, dizziness, headache or allergic reactions occur, discontinue use. Do not use on inflamed skin or in the event of dermatitis. Avoid exposing affected areas to sunlight.