$12.00 (Incl. GST)
|Petitgrain Bigarade Essential Oil
100% PURE, THERAPEUTIC GRADE ESSENTIAL OIL
|COMMON NAME||Petitgrain oil|
|BOTANICAL NAME||Citrus aurantium ssp amara|
|PLANT PARTS USED||Leaves|
|COUNTRY OF ORIGIN||Italy|
|Petitgrain is made from the same Bitter Orange tree as Neroli. It is made from the leaves rather than the blossoms so has a more green, woody scent than Neroli, but has similar calming and balancing properties.
Nature/Essence – Balancing & Calming
FOR THE SKIN
Petitgrain helps balance the skin – good for oily and problem complexions and to help clear up blemishes.
FOR THE BODY
The calming properties of Petitgrain help relax tense muscles and digestive spasms. Lovely in a massage oil and also popular in deodorant blends.
FOR THE MIND
Petitgrain helps balance the nervous system during emotional strain and stress. It calms and soothes during times of panic, anger and sleeplessness, and helps restore inner strength and confidence. Petitgrain is a wonderful tonic to both relax and uplift.
FOR THE HOME
Diffuse Petitgrain when arguments or anger disrupt your home or workspace. It helps clear and lift the atmosphere and also works well as a deodoriser in the home.
BLENDS WELL WITH
Bergamot, Lavender, Palmarosa, Geranium and Sandalwood
|Appearance||Pale yellow to yellow|
|Odour Description||Pleasant sweet odour, reminiscent of orange flowers, slightly woody herbaceous undertone|
|Main Constituents||Geraniol, Linalool, Nerol, Alpha-terpinol, Geranyl Acetate, Linalyl Caetate, Myrcene, Neryl Acetate, Trans-Ocimene|
|Optical Rotation||Min -6||Max +6|
|Refractive Index||Min 1.455||Max1.465|