Valeriana officinalis
Juniperis communis
Citrus aurantium var. amara
Cedrus atlantica
Citrus reticulata blanco var. 'mandarin'
Aniba rosaeodora
zingiber officinale
Myristica fragrans
Pinus sylvestris
Rosemarinus officinalis

Sweet Orange

Citrus sinensis
Botanical name: 
Citrus sinensis

Gentle sweet citrus

Please note: The information below is meant to give a brief outline of how an oil can be applied by a trained aromatherapist.
Please do not use this information as a guide for how to use essential oils at home.

Properties and applications: 
Anti Spasmodic - cramps, colic, nausea, nervous diarrhoea, asthma
Digestive Tonic - constipation, diarrhoea, nausea, IBS, sluggish digestion,
Antidepressant - anxiety, nervous tension, lack of confidence, low self esteem, depression
Diuretic/Cleansing - toxin build up
Astringent - skin care, excessive perspiration
Hypotensive - hypertension
Family: 
Rutaceae
Country of origin: 
Italy, Israel, Brazil, USA
Part of plant used: 
Fruit peel
Method of extraction: 
Steam distillation
Blends with: 
Woods and florals. Green and spicy oils.
Chemical character: 
Terpene type
Safety information: 
No known contra-indications. Suitable for children.
Odour profile: 
Fresh, sweet, soft citrus.
Plant description: 
Tree with dark green leaves, white flowers and large orange fruit.
Historical use: 
Traditionally used in Chinese medicine to treat digestive and lymphatic disorders.