ORANGE SWEET ESSENTIAL OIL, CERTIFIED ORGANIC
Do you know orange were first discovered in Ancient China, where for centuries the dried peel was used to treat coughs and colds?
Orange Sweet is most commonly known for a “happy” oil. Pressed from the peels of ripe oranges, it has a citrusy and sweet aroma presenting a top fragrance note. A popular essential oil because of its pleasant and versatile scent.
Interestingly, Orange Sweet Essential Oil stirs up both calming and cheerful sensations because of its antidepressant and stimulating properties. It uplifts your emotions while sweeping away stress. It’s also a great oil to diffuse in a child’s room to encourage a good night’s rest and support normal function of the immune system.
Botanical Name: Citrus aurantium dulcis
Method: Cold Pressed
Plant Part: Peel
Aroma: Sweet, citrusy, zesty, and fruity
Color: Bright to mid yellow
Main Chemical Components: Monoterpenes, alcohols
Properties: Anti-depressant, antiseptic, anti-spasmodic, carminative, digestive, sedative, stomachic, lymphatic stimulant
Lemon, Petitgrain, Lavender, Geranium, Frankincense, Sandalwood, Ylang Ylang, Cinnamon, Clary Sage
- Add to massage oil to calm and support immunity
- Diffuse before bedtime to promote calm and relaxation
- Diffuse to maintain a joyfulness and positively-charged atmosphere
- Add to DIY recipes for natural cleanser, lotion or linen sprays
Mental exhaustion synergy
5 drops Lavender
5 drops Rosemary
5 drops Orange
Add to a personal inhaler and inhale as needed or diffuse 5-10 drops.
120ml unscented lotion
20 drops Orange Sweet
5 drops Geranium
10 drops Lavender
5 drops Patchouli
Shake to mix well. Apply daily or as needed.
50ml Apricot kernel oil
10 drops Sweet Orange
5 drops Ginger
10 drops Peppermint
Mix well. Apply a teaspoon over the abdomen and massage.
Fragrant sachet: Fill an empty sachet bag with cotton balls. Add: 6-10 drops of Orange to the sachet filling; close and place the sachet in drawers, or hang in your closet.
For external use only. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified practitioner. Do not use undiluted on skin. Do not use on broken skin or on abrasions. Discontinue use if skin sensitivity occurs. Keep away from children and eyes. If pregnant, nursing or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician. To extend shelf life keep in a cool dark place with cap tightly sealed or refrigerated.
The information provided is for educational purpose only. It is not considered complete. Talk to our aromatherapist to find out more about it.
Leah Lee –
I realised this is definitely not the “typical” orange smell I ever imagined.
it’s a very gentle yet kind of stimulating scent which I find very comfortable for day to day usage. Thanks Shan!!