Essential Oil: Blood Orange (Citrus aurantium)
Plant part: Cold pressed from skin of oranges
Origins: Native to china, but now commonly grown the world over
Fragrance: sweet, citrus, zesty fresh – top note
Blood orange essential oil brings the gifts of radiance and life to any massage or natural perfume oil. It breezes in and dissipates seriousness replacing it with smiles, laughter and good feels all round. Like all orange oils, blood orange essential oil helps alleviate feelings of stress and tension.
In natural perfumery, use blood orange essential oil as a dynamic top note that is refreshing, lighthearted, optimistic and happy. Expect that its warmth encourages openheartedness and sensuality.
In natural perfumery blood orange essential oil blends well with:
lavender, ylang ylang, neroli, cinnamon, frankincense, sandalwood, clove, lemon, bergamot, jasmine, black pepper, patchouli, all other citrus oils
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