Mandarin is native to the Far East, in particularly southern China but is now grown primarily in Italy. The peel contains the essential oil which is secreted by the glands of the zest. The tree thrives in hot, humid temperatures and rich soil.The fruit was traditionally offered to ruler as a show of respect in China. It was later introduced in Europe and America in the 1800’s. Mandarin essential oil works to detoxify congested and oil skin, thereby relieving it of common skin ailments such as acne. It’s skin toner properties help to reduce visible signs of scars, stretch marks and cellulite. It also stimulates the lymph system boosting the immune system. In addition its antiseptic components cleanse and heal wounds, eliminating excess fluids. The scent helps to overcome mental fatigue and stress.
*Direct sunlight should be avoided after use. Avoid use during pregnancy.
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 reticulata
- Origin: Italy, Spain
- Method: Cold Pressed
- Plant Part: Fruit Peel
- Aroma: Sweet, Fresh
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