Benefits of Orange essential oil
Updated: Oct 8, 2019
I love using orange essential oil in my products and here are a few reasons why!
Not only is it a versatile oil but it is widely used for it's uplifting and detoxifying effects. It's calming and known to help tense muscles, it's rejuvenating properties help the skin to maintain a youthful appearance.
Aids detox - It has a detoxifying and cleansing effect throughout the whole body, used in body scrubs or massage oil the oil helps to improve the circulation, stimulates the lymphatic system, it also supports the bladder and kidney functions, helping to remove toxins and waste from the body.
For the skin - Widely used in my skincare products it helps to promote the production of collagen and supports the skins natural repair process, the oil has amazing healing properties that are attributed to the aromatic compound limonene, it's also a natural antiseptic naturally can revitalise complexion.
Boosts immunity - It is very common knowledge that orange essential oil supports the immune system, it's cooling and refreshing properties can help to relieve the symptoms of colds and flus viruses.
Improves digestion - Along with other citrus oils, orange calms the digestive system, helping to move food along more efficiently through the gut and can help indigestion, constipation and trapped wind.
Relieves anxiety - It has an uplifting scent that naturally helps to calm nervous tension, lift feelings of depression and promote a restful nights sleep.
As a bath oil - Enjoy 6-8 drops in a bath to relax the mind and soothe the skin.
As a massage oil - 4-6 drops added to a base oil relaxes the mind and body!
In a diffuser - Helps to clear the air and mind
As a cleaner - Peel infused in vinegar is a fantastic natural disinfectant
Link for Ugly Apples oil blended essential oils including orange with almond oil https://www.uglyapples.online/product-page/invigorating-bath-oil