Orange essential oil is a favorite of the citrus oils. Its aroma is sweet, uplifting and fresh and it combines well with other essential oils. It is a good anti-bacterial and anti-septic agent and is often used throughout the home to cleanse and disinfect. Orange can be added to perfume, used to ward off insects and improve skin. Orange essential oil is highly effective and versatile. Here are 5 Excellent Benefits of Using Orange Essential Oil.
Orange Essential Oil
Orange oil is uplifting in nature and its properties can relieve tension and stress. Orange essential oil is a wonderful oil if you’re wanting to create a calm, peaceful environment.
Joy Diffuser Blend
- 3 drops Orange Essential Oil
- 1 drop Patchouli Essential Oil
- 1 drop Grapefruit Essential Oil
Improves Cognitive Function
Orange essential oil supports brain function which can be help you stay sharp while improving focus, concentration and memory.
Brain Boost Roll-On Blend
- 10 ml roller bottle
- Carrier oil of your choice
- 4 drops Orange Essential Oil
- 2 drops Tangerine Essential Oil
- 2 drops Frankincense Essential Oil
- 1 drop Clary Sage Essential Oil
Add the essential oils to the roller bottle.
Fill the rest of the roller bottle with carrier oil.
Add lid and shake to mix.
Apply to the wrists as needed.
For those that suffer from headaches, you may find this blend helps ease the symptoms, just roll a little on your temples when needed.
Orange is especially appealing because of its slightly sweet, refreshing scent. It is often added to other essential oil blends and recipes just because of the aroma. Citrus oils blend well with others and orange oil is no exception; it especially complements the oils of cinnamon, clove, frankincense, sandalwood and ginger. Orange essential oil is sometimes added to beauty products and perfumes.
The aroma of orange is appealing and has a positive impact on mood and outlook. For a lovely subtle scent, make your own reed diffuser which is great for small rooms such as bathrooms and laundries.
Helps Food Last Longer
When fruits and vegetables are washed using orange essential oil they last longer. Orange oil is a safe, natural cleansing agent for all types of produce.
DIY Fruit Wash
- 16 oz glass spray bottle
- ¾ cup Apple Cider Vinegar
- 1 ½ cups water
- 1 TBSP baking soda
- 10 drops Orange Essential Oil (Lemon could be used as an alternative)
Combine all ingredients in the bottle. Replace lid.
To use, spray on fruit and veggies and let sit for a few minutes.
Rinse well under cold water and let air dry.
Store as usual.
Orange essential oil fights fatigue, giving you more energy to get through the day. Orange essential oil is a quick pick-me-up and perfect when you need a boost. Orange essential oil is ideal for jet lag and can be especially helpful when traveling or facing a long workday ahead.