The blood orange is a breed of orange with a literally blood like color that is most beautiful and striking. The anthocyanins are responsible for the red/purple color and is testament to the abundance of antioxidants contained within. The essential oil is extracted by cold pressing the rind. Blood orange essential oil is a wonderfully fragrant oil. It has demonstrated significant anti-bacterial capacity which makes it appropriate for natural disinfectant. Blood orange oil also clears the lymphatic system, improving immune function. The oil is also reputed to rid termites without the use of harmful chemicals. Blood orange is suitable for practically all applications and is a sure bet with it’s invigorating and unmistakable aroma.
Topical: Dilute 1 drop of Essential Oil to 4 drops of a carrier oil (Almond Oil, Jojoba Oil, Hemp seed Oil etc.) and apply to desired area(s) as needed. Test on a small area of skin before using.
Diffusing: An essential oil diffuser provides aromatherapy benefits as well as a great way to freshen up your home without overpowering the senses. Add 5-10 drops of essential oil per 100ml of water or add as desired.
- Botanical Name: Citrus sinensus
- Origin: Italy
- Method: Cold Pressed
- Plant Part: Rind
- Aroma: Exotic Citrus, Deep Orange/Raspberry-like
Consult your doctor or licensed aromatherapist before using this product (Especially if being used during pregnancy). Do not use undiluted on the skin. Discontinue use if skin sensitivity occurs.
Caution: Keep out of the reach of children. Not for internal use.
Storage: Keep in a cool, dark place
Shelf Life: 2 Years