Sweet orange essential oil benefits
Extracted through the cold compression of orange peel, this citrus oil is known for many uses and benefits.
As a strong anti inflammatory(1), it can ease joint or muscle pain, as well as reduce symptoms of dermatitis and psoriasis.
Because it boosts blood circulation, it can be used to relieve hypertension, headaches, PMS and even to improve libido! The skin’s overall health is improved as it eliminates toxins and stimulates the lymphatic system.
It’s anti bacterial and antiseptic qualities promote acne and wound healing and help to preserve other ingredients when used together.
An increased ability for the skin to absorb vitamin C helps to protect and heal the skin, whilst increasing collagen production and radiance in the skin’s surface.
In aromatherapy, sweet orange is a key oil to balance hormones and ease anxiety. It turns off reactions from stress hormones such as cortisol, which promotes happiness.