Orange essential oil
Calming, sedative, anti-stress, antiseptic aerial, skin tonic. Culinary aroma. In addition to its sweet smell of fresh citrus, sweet orange essential oil is one of the major essential oils of aromatherapy. It is a valuable treatment oil for many ailments. It is extracted from the fruit (Citrus sinensis) by cold pressure.
The sweet orange essential oil has a wide range of therapeutic properties:
Anti-depressant, soothing and sedative, orange essential oil is soothing to the mind and helps relieve stress.
It is commonly used for the treatment of anxiety.
Anti-inflammatory, it provides relief from both internal and external inflammation caused by infections. It is useful in treating swelling of the tissues by stimulating blood circulation.
Antiseptic, it inhibits microbial growth and can help relieve a sore throat if used as a gargle. It also helps heal mouth ulcers when used in a mouthwash.
Sweet orange essential oil is also known to promote digestion, relieve constipation and increase the uptake of vitamin C.
Very useful for the preparation of a massage oil of the abdominal area. It acts as a diuretic and is very useful for "detox" programs. It helps your body get rid of excess toxins. It also stimulates the lymphatic system and helps eliminate cellulite.
Finally, it is excellent for treating calluses on the feet.