Scientific Name: Citrus sinensis
Country of Origin: Italy
Synonyms: L. citrata, 'may chang', exotic verbena, tropical verbena
Plant Family: Rutaceae
Plant Parts Used: Fruit peel
Extraction Method: Cold pressed
Physical Characteristics: A light, oily orange to reddish-orange liquid.
Aroma: Warm, fresh citrus scent that is tangy.
Main Constituents: Limonene (98%).
Blends With: Lavender, Lemon, Clary Sage, Myrrh and Nutmeg and Clove Bud
Safety Precautions: Phototoxic properties and exposure to the sun must be avoided after application to the skin. Due to the presence of bergaptene in this oil, please consult a physician prior to using it. Dilute well before use; May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Contact with eyes should be avoided.