Description: Tangerines are almost identical to mandarin oranges, with the exception that it is has a deeper orange color, lacks pips, and is harvested in a different time of the year than mandarin oranges. The health benefits of Tangerine Essential Oil can be attributed to its properties as an antiseptic, antispasmodic, cytophylactic, depurative, sedative, stomachic and tonic substance.
This essential oil produced by expression of the fresh peel of the fruit of Citrus reticulata blanco.
Botanical Name : Citrus reticulata
Plant Part: Fresh Peel
Extraction Method: Expression
Odor and Appearance : A reddish orange to brownish orange liquid with a pleasant, orange like odor.
Country of origin : USA
Main Constituents: Gamma-Terpinene, Limonene, Myrcene, Alpha-Pinene, Linalool, Sabinene
Common Uses: Key characteristics of Tangerine Essential Oil:
Aroma: Tangerine essential oil has a refreshing, bright, and sweet citrus scent. Its aroma is uplifting and can evoke feelings of happiness and joy.
Antioxidant Properties: It contains antioxidants like limonene, which can help combat free radicals and support overall well-being.
Calming: It has relaxing properties that can help reduce stress and promote a sense of calm and tranquility.
Digestive Support: It is believed to aid digestion and relieve occasional digestive discomfort when used topically or inhaled.
Immune Support: The oil’s antimicrobial properties may help support the immune system, providing a natural defense against certain pathogens.
Skin Care: This oil sometimes used in skincare products due to its potential benefits for promoting clear, healthy-looking skin.
Blend Well With: Tangerine essential oil blends well with many other essential oils, especially those from the citrus and floral families. Some popular combinations include Lemon, Lavender, Peppermint, Ylang Ylang, Frankincense.
Contraindications: Tangerine essential oil is considered safe to use. Just like many other essential oils, it is wise to use this oil after dilution with a carrier oil, as it can be sensitive and irritating to the skin. Before you use Tangerine essential oil on your skin, it is advisable that you conduct a patch test before making it a routine.
Do not use internally, unless directed by a physician. For pregnant women and nursing mothers, it is safe to consult first with your physician before using Tangerine essential oil. Do not use on broken skin or on abrasions.
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