Sweet Orange essential oil is uplifting, and it is a familiar smell. It is anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory. Sweet orange essential oil is commonly used to help support the immune system and promote well-being.
Chemical Families: Monoterpenes
Botanical Family: Rutaceae
Extraction Method: Cold pressed
Sweet Orange (Citrus sinensis) Essential Oil Highlights:
Sweet orange essential oil has an up-lifting, cheerful aroma. It is useful for children ages 6 and older.
It helps support the immune system and promote well-being
The scent of orange can stimulate saliva and gastric secretions. It can help with poor appetite, travel sickness, and nausea.
It may cause skin irritation if the oil is oxidized. Keep the oil in a dark, airtight container to help extend the shelf life of the oil.
Here are just some of the many ways you can use your sweet orange essential oil:
Add it to the massage oil for a relaxing and vigorous massage.
Azendea's Warrior 3in1 Spray is a spray made with rosemary, bergamot, and orange essential oil. Combined with rosemary with bergamot, the orange essential oil helps promote a serene setting that lets you focus your energy.
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