Sweet Orange/Citrus sinensis

Orange trees have dark, shiny green oval leaves, small white highly fragrant flowers and large, bright, orange fruits. The orange tree originated in Asia, particularly China and India. Oranges were and still are grown in both the West Indies and Florida. The largest producers of the essential oil are Brazil, California, Israel and Florida.
Therapeutic properties: Orange has antidepressant, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, astringent, carminative, sedative, digestive, fungicidal, lymphatic stimulant and tonic properties.
Perfume Key Qualities: Uplifting and cheering.
Ayurveda Medicine: Balances the Vata Dosha, decreases the Kapha Dosha and increases the Pitta Dosha.

Orange helps to dispel negativity from the aura. Orange brings in positive energy. It nourishes the soul with joy and moves stagnated energy. It promotes self-confidence, courage and creativity. It also promotes joy in sexuality and joyful love. Orange can help one to expel any negative feelings one might be holding in one’s heart or soul. Orange can be used to attract good fortune and luck. Orange is often added to purification blends. Orange can help to conquer fears of letting go as well as obsessions.

Origin: Argentina
Color: Yellow to orange brown
Extraction Method: Cold Expression
Part Used: Peel of the fruit
CAS Numbers: 68606-94-0
Aroma Description: Typical orange aroma. 

Dilution of oil is always recommended. May cause skin irritation in some individuals and a skin test is recommended prior to use. Store in a dark glass container to maintain freshness and attain maximum shelf life. Do not use during pregnancy.


These statements have not be evaluated by Food and Drugs Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat or cure any disease(s).


The information has been extracted from books written by Beverely Hawkins, (West Coast Institute of Aromatherapy) Vancouver, Canada.

Hawkins, B. (1999). West Coast Institute of Aromatherapy.

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