Tangerine Essential Oil
Adding to the list of essential oils concentrated from citrus fruits, tangerine essential oil contains vital minerals and vitamins that help to regulate and cleanse the skin’s chemistry. It’s natural antiseptic properties can cleanse and heal scars and cuts faster than other topical ointments, and prevent infection. It can also soothe muscular pain and inflammation of the skin.
Tangerine essential oil has been known to be beneficial for acne, congested and oily skin types.
Benefits of Tangerine Essential Oil:
- Improves circulation of blood to the face, hands and skin
- Heals wounds at an accelerated rate keep cut clean from infection
- Soothes muscular and joint pain in the hands, arms and shoulders
- Helps fight inflammation on the skin and face
Recommended use level: 1 - 5 %
INCI Name: Citrus reticulata (Tangerine) Leaf Oil
Botanical name: Citrus reticulata var. 'tangerine'
Common name: Tangerine
Plant part: Fruit rind
Extraction method: Cold pressed
Strength of aroma: Medium
Aromatic scent: Light, fresh fruity aroma with aldehydic overtones
Caution: Non-toxic, non-irritating and non-sensitising.
Blends well with the following essential oils:
- Citronella Essential Oil
- Orange Essential Oil
- Lemon Essential Oil