Sweet Orange (Citrus sinensis) essential oil has a delicate, sweet, fresh, fruity-citrus aroma with a light, peel-like undertone. Sweet orange is a cheerful, mood enhancer and stress reducer. When applied topically it can be used as a detoxifier and due to its antimicrobial properties it makes for a great cleaning agent.
Best ways to use Sweet Orange essential oil:
Other oils it blends well with:
Bergamont, clary sage, cinnamon, clove, frankincense, lavender, myrrh, neroli, patchouli, rose geranium, rosemary.
Fun facts: Oranges are one of the most popular of all fruits. It is used in wood care products to protect against insect damage.
Cautions: Though considered a safe non-toxic, non-irritant and non-sensitizing oil, orange oil is considered to be photo-toxic. Avoid exposure to direct sunlight after topical application to the skin.