Citrus nobilis (Mandarin Orange) Peel Oil
Mandarin essential oil is very mild and known for many healing properties. For instance, mandarin essential oil is useful in helping to reduce acne, brighten the skin, alleviate insomnia, reduce oily skin, diminish the appearance of scars and age spots and minimize stress and wrinkles.
Rich in antioxidants, Mandarin Essential Oil has been shown to help neutralise free radicals that can damage skin cells and often act as the primary cause of early aging.
Mandarin essential oil is remarkable for dealing with cases of insomnia, nervousness, anxiety. It is one of the most calming essential oils that can help with depression and apprehension. Since young children are allowed to use it, parents use it as an opportunity to calm down hyperactive toddlers. Besides the hypnotic effect, the mandarin oil helps to purify the air. The clean, fruity and uplifting aroma is liked by many and leaves a sweet smelling fragrance around the house. Mandarin oil provides all-around relief and is perhaps one of the best oils for calming and balancing the mind.
COMMON USES: Skincare, hair product, aromatherapy
This essence is photosensitizing. It should always be diluted when used for massages because it may cause skin irritations. Always carry out a skin patch test before use. In general, (diluted) mandarin essential oil can be used by anyone from young children to seniors and women who are breastfeeding; however, as with many essential oils, avoid use on new-borns or women who are less than 3 months pregnant.
Colour: Dark Yellow to Orange
Aroma: Sweet, Citrusy, Fruity