Orange Sweet Essential Oil

Citrus sinensis

  • Certified Organic Available
Studied Properties

Typical chemical constituents:

Limonene <97%
β-Myrcene <2%
α-Pinene <1%
Linalool <5%

Orange Sweet essential oil has antifungal, antimicrobial and antiseptic properties.

The oil is also very popular due to its uplifting and refreshing aroma.

Common Uses

Orange oil is a favorite in Aromatherapy, for its uplifting, energizing aroma and therapeutic qualities. It is used in the fragrance industry, and is a beautiful addition to products as a fragrance ingredient. Orange Sweet Essential Oil is used in skin care to treat dull and oily complexions. It is an effective product for stimulating, refreshing and rejuvenating the skin. Its soothing qualities make it helpful for sensitive or inflamed skin.

Orange oil has been known to stimulate lymph fluids which may assist in relieving swollen tissue, making it beneficial in blends for the treatment of cellulite. It is a welcome inclusion in massage oils, diffuser blends, bath products and soaps. Orange Oil is a valued ingredient in cleaning products. With its sweet scent and antiseptic qualities, it is a great addition to air freshening products. Orange oil is known for helping neutralize stale or smoky smells.

Orange Oil or Orange Sweet Oil is a versatile oil with a refreshing, sweet citrus aroma. This popular oil is uplifting and energizing. Oranges are believed native to the tropical regions of Asia, especially the Malay Archipelago. Orange probably spread from its native habitat to India and the east coast of Africa and from there to the eastern Mediterranean region by the Roman conquests, who developed the Arab trade routes. By the time Christopher Columbus sailed, orange trees were common in the Canary Islands. Today oranges are cultivated in subtropical and tropical America, northern and eastern Mediterranean countries, Australia, and South Africa.

Orange plants arrived in Australia along with the early convicts and still thrive in all States and the Northern Territory. Orange Sweet oil is extracted from the fresh fruit peel by cold expression. Orange blends well with Bergamot, Clary Sage, Cypress, Cedarwood, Frankincense, Geranium, Jasmine, Juniper, Lavender, Lemon, Myrrh, Neroli, Pettigrain, Rose, Rosewood, Rose Geranium, Sandalwood, Ylang Ylang, Lemon, Clove, Cinnamon and Nutmeg.

More about Orange Sweet Essential Oil

Studied Properties

  • Rejuvenating
  • Antimicrobial
  • Antiseptic
  • Antifungal
  • Uplifting
  • Refreshing

Common Uses

  • Aromatherapy
  • Bath
  • Body Care
  • Massage
  • Skin Care
  • Fragrance
  • Cleaning

Feature Constituents

While care is taken in good faith to ensure the information offered here is reliable and correct, Naturally Australian Products Inc cannot guarantee the accuracy of information and recommends that each ingredient be further researched with respect to its use.

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