Grown in the volcanic region of Mount Etna in Sicily, Blood oranges are a variety of sweet oranges with crimson. Blood orange essential oil is derived from its peel. It has an uplifting and calming scent that boosts the spirits and immune system. It also helps in collagen production resulting in supple and age-less skin.
Botanical Name: Citrus Sinensis
Plant Part: Peel
Extraction: Steam Distilled
Aroma: Sweet, Fruity, Uplifting
Blood oranges are found to be supercharged with vitamin C, 40% more than regular oranges and have strong anti-bacterial and astringent properties. It stimulates circulation, balances sebum production, and helps support tissue regeneration. It is also effective for acne prone skin.
In hair care, it helps balance the production of sebum and refresh & cleanse the scalp.
Used widely in aromatherapy due to its stimulating, fresh smell, Blood Orange oil helps calm the mind, increase mental alertness, memory, and reduce stress and headaches.
- Limonene – 87.9%
- Mycrene – 2.4%
- Alpha Pinene – 0.5%
- Linalool – 1.2%
- Octanal – 1.3%
- Decanal – 0.2%
Kindly Note: This information is for educational purposes only and is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.