Below you will find a summary of information you need to know about Orange (Sweet) essential oil compiled from posts we published this week. Check our Free EO Class page for more information on this and other essential oils. Questions? Leave a comment below or ask in our facebook group.

Lea Jacobson Certified Clinical Aromatherapist and author of Essential Oil Profiles.

Basic information for Orange (Sweet) essential oil…

Botanical/Latin name(s): Citrus sinensis, Citrus aurantium

Cold pressed from the fruit peel of the plant.

Shelf life is 2 years.

Therapeutic properties of Orange (Sweet) essential oil…

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Benefits of Orange (Sweet) essential oil…

Circulatory: varicose veins
Digestive: bloating, gas, poor digestion, spasm, cramp, indigestion
Limbic/Emotional: depression, insomnia, anxiety, stress, tension
Muscular: spasm, cramp
Nervous: nerve pain
Skinbacterial infection, athlete's foot, eczema, psoriasis, fungal infection, body odor
HOME: airborne germs, surface germs

Safety of Orange (Sweet) essential oil…

Safe for everyone except…

No topical max – but always dilute!

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