Mandarin Citrus reticulata  Essential Oil Information

Citrus reticulata

Mandarin Essential Oil


Botanical Name

Alternative Names

Source Location

Plant part used


Citrus reticulata

 

Japan, France, Italy and South America

Peel








Extraction Method

Color

Consistency

Aroma Strength


Cold pressed

Greenish orange

Thin

Medium








Fragrance

Juicy, sweet, tart and flowery












Benefits

Acne, dull skin, insomnia, oily skin, scars, spots, stress, wrinkles















Blends Well With

Anise, Bergamot, Calendula, Cedarwood, Chamomile, Cinnamon Bark, Clove, Grapefruit, Jasmine, Neroli, Nutmeg, Lavender, Lemon, Lime, Marjoram, Neroli, Patchouli, Peppermint, Rose, Thyme, Vetiver














Constituents

Limonene, methyl methylanthranilate, geraniol, citral, citronellal













Properties

Antifungal, antiseptic, antispasmodic, carminative, digestive, diuretic (mild), laxative (mild), sedative, stimulant (digestive and lymphatic), tonic















Safety

Generally safe. May be phototoxic











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