Orange Sweet Essential Oil

£5.87 £7.49

Expressed from the peel, Orange Sweet has a fresh, dry, Orange scent with floral undertones. Orange Sweet is great for maintaining a healthy digestive system and is uplifting.

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Description

Orange Sweet | Latin Name: Citrus aurantium var Sinensis | Family: Rutaceae | Extraction: Expression | Plant Part: Peel

Orange Sweet Essential Oil is a dark yellow-amber oil with a fresh, dry, orange scent with floral undertones.

An evergreen tree growing up to 10 meters high with dark green, oval leaves with long spines. It has a smooth greyish trunk with fragrant white flowers. Its a common fruit tree in the Mediterranean, where the fruit is grown for commercial reasons – alcoholic drinks, sweet flavorings and jam.  The essential oil is generally a by-product of the fruit juice making and so care has to be taken to source organically grown trees.

Blends

Blends well with: Cedarwood Atlas, Cedarwood Virginia, Cardamom, Cinnamon, Clary Sage, Clove Bud, Coriander, Frankincense, Geranium, Ginger, Jasmine, Lavender, Nutmeg, Rosemary, Cypress and Sandalwood.

Orange Sweet is a TOP note – Essential Oil Notes & Odours

Properties

Sweet orange oil is anti-coagulant, digestive and tonic. The oil is mainly used for its digestive properties.  It can help diarrhoea, constipation, travel sickness, morning sickness, colic and colitis.  Also useful for treating varicose veins and thread veins, orange is a circulatory tonic.

Essential Oil Properties & Meanings

Herbal & Folk Tradition

Sweet – used for scurvy prevention on long sea voyages.  Also for heartburn and jaundice. It has often been made into ‘healing’ jams and jellies.

Safety Data & MSDS

Slightly photosensitising.  Do not use undiluted on the skin.  Orange is very synergistic when mixed with cypress for visible veins.

Monoterpenes 98%.

Orange Sweet MSDS
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