The essential oil of orange has a wide variety of domestic, industrial and medicinal uses. Domestically, it is used to add orange flavor to beverages, desserts and sweetmeats. Industrially, it is used in soaps, body lotions, creams, anti-aging and wrinkle-lifting applications, concentrates for soft beverages, room fresheners, sprays,deodorants, biscuits, chocolates, confectionery and bakery items.
This essential oil is obtained from the peels of orange by cold compression. Although most of you know the common name of oranges, perhaps you don't know the botanical name, Citrus Sinensis. The liquid that comes in packets inside orange-flavored soft drink concentrates is sometimes composed of this oil. The main components of this oil are AlphaPinene, Citronellal, Geranial, Sabinene, Myrcene, Limonene, Linalool and Neral.
Scent: Fresh, Sweet, Fruity, Citrus
- Plant Part: Peel
- Extraction Method: Cold Pressed
- Country of Origin: Brazil
- Colour: Light Yellow to Light Orange
- Fragrance Note: Top