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Escentia – Petitgrain Essential Oil 11ml

R84.28

Citrus aurantium var. amara. Family Rutaceae 

Native to Southern China and Northeast India. Oil is produced in France, North Africa, Paraguay and Haiti.

Description

Petitgrain essential oil

  • Botanical (and family):

    Citrus aurantium var. amara. Family Rutaceae.

  • Distribution:
    Native to Southern China and Northeast India. Oil is produced in France, North Africa, Paraguay and Haiti.
  • Description of plant:
    An evergreen tree with glossy dark green leaves and fragrant white flowers.
  • Extraction:
    Steam distillation of the leaves and twigs.
  • Charactersitics:

    A pale yellow, rather mobile liquid of strong, bitter-sweet, woody-floral odour and fresh citrus notes.
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  • Odour effects:
    Soothing.
  • Cautions:
    No major precautions noted.
  • Main chemical constituents:

    Methyl anthranilate, linalyl acetate, geranyl acetate, neryl acetate – 14%
    Jasmone – 1%
    Indole – 8,5%
    Phenylacetic acid – 1%
    Limonene, Beta-Pinene – 35%
    Linalool, alpha-terpineol, geraniol, nerol, nerolidol, farnesol, benzyl alcohol, phenylether alcohol – 40%

  • Properties and indications:

    MIND:
    Gives assurance when feeling down and refreshes the mind. Has a soothing action on emotions.
    BODY:
    A nervous system sedative, could aid anxious states, easing breathing and relaxing muscle spasm.
    Could act as a mild immuno-stimulant. Helpful for painful digestion.
    SKIN:
    Could help in clearing up skin blemishes like pimples.

  • Other uses:

    Fragrance component in soaps, detergents and perfumes, especially colognes.

  • Blends well with:
  • Bergamot, Cedarwood, Cardamon, Geranium, Lavender, Melissa, Neroli, Oraange, Palmarosa, Rosemary, Rosewood, Sandalwood, Ylang, Ylang.
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