||Sweet orange peel oil, Citrus sinensis oil
||Plant Parts Used
||Color & Odor
||Yellow orange to deep orange clear liquid with lively,
fruity, sweet, citrusy fragrances
It is distilled from the peel of the fruit. It has a lively, fruity, sweet
Constituents & Specifications :
Orange oil has various chemical compounds that include pinene, sabinene,
myrcene, limonene, linalool, citronellal, neral, geranial, decylic aldehyde,
Terpineol and carotin.
Specific Gravity :
0.84200 to 0.84600 @ 25.00 °C
Refractive Index :
1.47200 to 1.47400 @ 20.00 °C
Analgesic, anti emetic, antioxidant, antirheumatic, antiseptic,
antispasmodic, antiparasitic, aphrodisiaac, cardiac, larvicidal, laxative,
digestive, stimulant(energetic) and tonic.
Benefits & Uses :
- Orange oil is a tonic for anxiety and depression.It also stimulates
the digestive system and is effective for constipation.
- Orange oil can be used effectively on the immune system as well as
for colds and flu and to eliminate toxins from the body. It is a good
diuretic and is most useful in balancing water retention and obesity.
- It is widely used as a flavoring of food and drinks.
- It is also used in perfumery, soap making, skin care products and
other cosmetics products.