Neroli Essential Oil: Properties, Uses, Composition and Safety

Oil Name: Neroli Essential Oil

Botanical Name: Citrus aurantium

Oil Overview

Neroli essential oil has a sweet, floral and slightly haunting smell. The colour is pale yellow to coffee brown and has a watery viscosity.

Oil Sources

Originating in Italy Neroli oil is extracted by the process of steam distillation.

Essential or Carrier Oil?

Essential Oil

Chemical Content

A-pinene, camphene, b-pinene, a-terpinene, nerol, neryl acetate, farnesol, geraniol, linalool, nerolidol, linalyl acetate, methyl anthranilate and indole.

Aroma

Floral

Therapeutic Properties:

Antidepressant, Antiseptic, Anti-spasmodic, Aphrodisiac, Bactericidal, Carminative, Cicatrisant, Cordial, Cytophylactic, Deodorant, Digestive, Emollient, Sedative, Tonic

Possible Uses

Colic, Depression, Diarrhoea, Digestion, Fear, Headaches, Indigestion, Insomnia, Nervousness, Neuralgia, Scar Tissue, Stress

Warnings

None

Detail of Warnings

Neroli oil is non-toxic, non-sensitizing, non-irritant and non-phototoxic yet must be used sparingly.

Compatible Combination Oils

Clary Sage, Lavender, Lemon, Myrrh

Tags:
0 Comments

Leave a reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

©2017 Puraglow Ltd. All Rights Reserved

or

Log in with your credentials

or    

Forgot your details?

or

Create Account