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Orange, Citrus sinensis
|Botanical Source: orange peel
Physical and Psychological Effects: Helps when we are feeling anxious. A fresh, tangy aroma often used in the diffuser to refresh and lift the spirits. This comforting oil is also widely used in air fresheners and natural disinfectants. Its cheerful aroma feels nurturing and warm. It is an excellent oil to help set the mood for entertaining especially combined with geranium.
Blends Well With: clarysage bergamot, black pepper, clove, eucalyptus, frankincense, geranium, ginger, grapefruit, juniper, lavender, lemon, neroli, patchouli, sandalwood, jasmine, ylang ylang, rose
Fragrance: Top note; sweet and fruity, fresh, tangy light citrus aroma. Scent becomes softer as it evaporates.
Cautions: Phototoxic; it can irritate the skin if exposed to strong sunlight. May be a skin irritant.