Historically, Blood Orange has been used for palpitations, scurvy, bleeding, heartburn, relaxed throat, prolapse of the uterus and anus, diarrhoea, and blood in the faeces. High in monoterpenes, Blood Orange possesses stimulating and purifying qualities, making it ideal to support healthy immune system function when seasonal threats are high. As with many citrus peel oils, Blood Orange contains powerful antioxidants that help maintain overall health. Diffusing Blood Orange will energize and uplift the mind and body while purifying the air. Blood Orange enhances any essential oil blend with a fresh, sweet and refreshing aroma.
Botanical Name: Citrus sinensis
Aromatic Description: Sweet, fresh, citrus
Collection Method: Cold Pressed/Expression
Plant Part: Orange rinds (peel)
Main Constituents: Limonene
Shelf Life : 1 to 2 years
Blending : Blood orange oil blends well with black pepper, cinnamon, cloves, ginger, frankincense, sandalwood and vetiver.
Massage : As a blended massage oil or added to a bath, it assists with colds and flu, eliminates toxins, boost the lymphatic and immune system and helps ease nervous tension and stress.
Diffusion : In burners and vaporisers, blood orange oil can help with colds and flu, nervous tension and stress and helps to create a feeling of happiness and warmth, while helping children fall asleep at night.
Safety : DO NOT ingest the oil. Possible skin sensitivity. Always do a patch test on a small area of skin. Keep out of reach of children. If you are pregnant, nursing, or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician. Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, and sensitive areas. I massage applications, blend with good quality coconut oil or other good quality carrier oils at a ratio of 3 to 5 drops essential oil to 1 tablespoon carrier oil. Keep in a dry cool place away from direct sunlight.
These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.