Tangerine belongs to the Rutaceae family of the plant kingdom. Tangerines are similar to Mandarins except that both the citrus fruits are harvested at different times of the year and there is a slight difference in the color of the fruits. Tangerine Essential Oil is extracted through the process of cold pressing of the peels of the fruit. The extracted oil has a fruity and citrusy like aroma and it constitutes various medicinal properties for the body.
|Product Name||:||Tangerine Essential Oil|
|Scientific Name||:||Citrus reticulata|
|Country of Origin||:||Italy|
|Colour||:||It is pale yellow in color|
|Odor||:||It has a citrusy fragrance|
|Extraction Method||:||Cold Pressing|
|Components||:||Linalool and Limonene|
|Solubility||:||Soluble in oils and alcohols|
Tangerines were widely grown in various parts of Asia such as in Japan and China. The ancient Chinese used the citrus fruit as a medicine to treat stomach related problems such as diarrhea, upset stomach, and indigestion. It was also used in the Ayurveda for boosting immunity and maintaining the overall health of the body.
Tangerine Essential Oil can be used in a number of ways. The oil can be used for massage by mixing it with coconut oil. The oil can also be diffused in the homes with the help of a burner or a diffuser. It will help in reducing depression and anxiety as well we increase creativity. The oil can also be added in the bathwater to uplift the mood and increase the blood circulation.
Tangerine Essential Oil has a wide number of medicinal properties that can help in combating various health ailments. The oil can kill bacteria and other harmful pathogens from entering the body. Owing to its anti-inflammatory property, the oil can reduce inflammation in all parts of the body as well as reduce anger and anxiety. It can further detoxify the body and remove the impurities present in the blood. People who are suffering from improper digestion can benefit from this oil.
Tangerine Essential Oil can be blended with Ylang-Ylang, Rose, Lavender, and Geranium.