Orange essential oil has lot of benefits for health, skin and hair. It has many health benefits as well it works an anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, aphrodisiac, antidepressant, antispasmodic carminative, diuretic, tonic, sedative and cholagogue substance.
Orange oil is extensively utilized in aromatherapy as it helps soothe tensed muscles as well as depression. It can also be useful in maintaining a youthful appearance when applied externally.
This essential oil is obtained from the peels of orange by cold compression. Its botanical name is Citrus Sinensis.
Orange oil is commonly used as an added flavouring to beverages, sweet meats, chocolates, biscuits, confectionery, and baked goods. Industrially, it is utilized as a concentrate for room fresheners, deodorants, soaps, body lotions, and creams.
Before applying orange oil to skin, it should be diluted with a carrier oil, like coconut or olive or almond oil, in a 1:1. We can also add a few drops of essential oil to a warm bath, lotion or body wash
It serves as a detoxifier, boosts immunity, treats constipation and dyspepsia and is very good for maintaining healthy, smooth and beautiful skin. It also helps to cure acne and dermatitis.
It is good for skin. Topical application of this essential oil helps in enhancing the synthesis of collagen. It also eases the inflammation and hence is a blessing for oily skin.
It improves the flow of blood to the skin and helps in clearing the clogged pores. The antioxidant nature of this oil helps to lower the signs of premature ageing. Apply it on your dry skin to keep it moisturised and supple. A generous application of orange essential oil on heels heals cracked feet.
Orange essential oil helps the hair become thick, shiny and free of split ends.
Orange oil carries a lot of useful features for hair. Orange oil has a soothing effect on irritated scalp.
Orange oil is an excellent moisturiser and is recommended for dry, damaged and brittle hair. Orange oil prevents hair loss as a way to strengthen the hair roots and stimulate their growth.
So What are you waiting for Orange essential Oil has so many benefits. Try it to know its benefits.
There are many brands available in market. I have Soulflower Orange Essential Oil. It costs for Rs350 for 15ml. It’s easily available in stores and online.
I just love this essential oil. I apply on face and on my hairs.