Pure, Therapeutic Tangerine essential oil
Botanical name : Citrus reticulata var. tangerine
Extraction method / Source: Cold pressed / rind of the fruit
Aroma : Sweet, fruity
Note classification : Top Odor Intensity : 1
Key constituents: Limonene, beta-phellandrene+cis-beta-ocimene, myrcene
Plant description : Botanical family : Rutaceae (citrus) Tangerine is an evergreen tree native to Asia, now grown in temperate areas around the globe. The tangerine tree has dark green leaves, grows to a height of 15 - 25 feet and produces fragrant white flowers which develop into bright orange edible fruits.
Regions of Production : USA / Brazil
Growing Practices : Cultivated without the use of chemical fertilizers or pesticides. No trees were harvested in the production of this essential oil.
Properties : Antispasmodic, anti-tumoral, relaxant, immune stimulant, digestive aid, improves micro-circulation, diuretic (Battaglia, 2003)
Uses / Benefits : Helps reduce anxiety, insomnia, irritability and nausea. Beneficial in the treatment of digestive complaints, liver disorders, intestinal parasites, fluid retention, obesity.
Modes of Administration : Topical : massage, compress. Inhalation: direct inhalation, diffuser, oil vaporizer, aromatherapy inhaler.
Fragrant influences: Calming, mood uplifting, helps reduce anxiety and depression
Safety : May irritate sensitive skin. Avoid applying to skin that will be exposed to direct sunlight or UV light within 24 hours, as it may darken skin
Blends well with : Bois de Rose (Rosewood), Chamomile, Citronella, Clove, Frankincense, Geranium, Grapefruit, Jasmine, Lavender, Mandarin, Neroli, Tea Tree, Patchouli, Rosemary, Sandalwood, Ylang Ylang
History / Fun Facts : Tangerine essential oil is high in limonene, which has been the subject of much research for its tumor fighting properties.
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