The orange is the most grown fruit tree in the world. Our orange essential oil is cold-pressed from the skin of Citrus sinensis trees grown in the USA and Brazil.
|Botanical Name:||Citrus sinensis|
|Country of Origin:||USA and Brazil|
|Extraction Method:||Cold expression|
|Plant Part:||Fruit peel|
|Aromatic Scent:||sweet, citrus smell much like the orange peels it is derived from, only more intense and concentrated|
|Blends Well With:||Myrrh, Sandalwood, Clove Bud, Cinnamon Bark, Bergamot|
Orange essential oil is great for lifting the spirit and improving the appearance of dull skin. Diffuse or apply topically in 2-5% dilution.
There is some argument, but it is believed that sweet orange was brought to Europe by the Arabs in the First century along with the bitter orange.