Sweet Orange Essential Oil (Citrus sinensis)
Orange is Native to China. No one knows for sure but it is believed to be brought to Europe by Arab or Portuguese traders in the First century. Nowadays, oranges are cultivated all over the world, including New Zealand. Orange oil is made from the orange peel.
Scent: characteristic sweet orange citrus odor.
Extraction Method: cold-pressed of the ripe orange peel.
Colour: yellowish orange to dark orange.
Properties: gentle, nurturing, sweet.
Common uses of anise oil
Oily Skin (Use diluted): Astringent, Toning.
Muscle Relaxant (Use diluted): Ease cramps, Reduce the ache of muscles after exercise or injury.
Calming: Combine with lavender or neroli for a calming sleep blend (few drops on the pillow), Diffuse to help calm excited children.
Easy uses of orange essential oil
Relax children tantrum – Diffuse orange or drop one drop to the kid’s shirt.
If you want to make yourself Thieves oil or at least something similar now you can:
2 parts rosemary oil
4 parts French lavender oil
3 parts lemon eucalyptus oil
3 parts peppermint oil
3 parts orange oil
3 parts clove oil
This mix is used for cleaning and disinfecting.
There’s a legend that says 4 French thieves long time ago have used this oil when stealing from the dead in order to not get sick. It is not clear if the story is true or made up by an essential oils company. Nice story anyway, helps you remember that this blend is antiseptic and good for cleaning.
A more detailed explanation and more you can find here.
Orange oil brings feelings of joy and happiness. Also known as the smiley oil:) Helps to find laughter in life, lessen fear of the unknown ans self-doubt. Helps to stimulate stagnant energies, encourages you to let go. Oranges contain the energy of the sunlight so this oil is bursting with energy.
Baths: add 5-8 drops to bath
Massages: add 2-3 drops of essential oils to 15 ml (1 tablespoonful) of carrier oil
Vaporisation: add 2-4 drops of essential oils to a burner.
100% pure, therapeutic grade essential oil suitable for use by therapists and in making cosmetics, candles and soaps and for the home e.g. in oils burners, diffusers, saunas, adding to the bath, etc.
Bottle carries batch number and best before date.
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Please refer here to another variant of this oil.