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ORANGE OIL, BLOOD


ORANGE OIL, BLOOD

Citrus sinensis

REFERENCES

CAS Number: 8008-57-9 ; 8028-48-6

FEMA Number: 2825

EINECS Number: 232-433-8

Product Code: PEO1119

INCI Name: Citrus sinensis (Blood Orange) Oil

PART USED Peels

SYNONYMS Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck

COMMON NAMES Sicilian Blood Orange

EXTRACTION METHOD Cold Pressed Essential Oil

ORIGIN Italy

NOTE CLASSIFICATION Top Note

Our organically crafted Blood Orange Essential Oil is cold pressed from the red-fleshed rinds of Blood Oranges (Citrus sinensis), sustainably harvested from wild Italian orchards.u00a0Our Blood Orange Oil has a fresh,u00a0vibrant fruity-aldehydic, citrus aroma that is sparkly, sweet, and slightly woodsy. Blood Orange is considered a variety of Sweet Orange and shares the same botanical name.

The distinctive dark flesh color of Blood Oranges is due to the plentiful presence of a certain kind of healthful antioxidant pigments called anthocyanins. These antioxidant pigments, though common to many flowers and fruits, are almost exclusively found in just Blood Oranges amongst all citrus fruits. Anthocyanins, however, are odorless, water-soluble flavonoids that do not appear in the essential oil.

REPORTED BENEFITS AND USES

Owing to its potent anti-oxidant properties, Blood Orange Essential Oil is an excellent aid for the skin as it can help fight the signs of ageing such as wrinkles and fine lines, and reduces the appearance of scars and spots. Blood Orange Oil can also help cleanse away germs and support a happy, healthy immune system. Its antibacterial, antiviral, and antiseptic properties make it a popular choice for hand soaps, body and face washes, and DIY household cleaners.

Blood Orange Oil is valued by aromatherapists for its invigorating and yet calming aroma. The essential oil of Blood Orange exhilarates the senses and inspires a positive outlook. It is a very uplifting essential oil that may help with combating situational depression and anxiety.

Documents

Technical Data Sheet (TDS)

Certificate of Analysis (COA)

: EU Allergens Declaration