Oil Name: Orange Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Citrus sinensis
Orange essential oil has a fresh sweet and tangy odour. It is yellow to orange in colour. It has a thin viscosity.
Oranges are native to China. Orange oil is extracted from the orange peel by the process of cold-pressing.
Essential or Carrier Oil?
A-pinene, sabinene, myrcene, limonene, linalool, citronellal, neral and geranial.
Antidepressant, Anti inflammatory, Antiseptic, Anti-spasmodic, Carminative, Cholagogue, Diuretic, Sedative, Tonic
Accumulation of Toxins, Colds and Flu, Coldness (Physical and Emotional), Constipation, Digestion, Insomnia, Nervous Tension, Nervousness, Obesity, Stress, Tension, Water Retention
Photosensitivity: Avoid Sun
Detail of Warnings
It is a safe non-toxic, non-irritant and non-sensitizing oil but can have a phototoxic effect.
It should therefore preferably not be applied before going out into sun.
Compatible Combination Oils
Black Pepper, Cinnamon, Clove, Frankincense, Ginger, SandalwoodTags: orange oil essential oils