Petitgrain Citrus aurantifolia  Essential Oil Information

Citrus aurantifolia

Petitgrain Essential Oil


Botanical Name

Alternative Names

Source Location

Plant part used


Citrus aurantifolia

 

Italy

Leaves and branches








Extraction Method

Color

Consistency

Aroma Strength


Steam distilled

Clear, yellow tinge

Thin

 Medium








Fragrance

Fresh, woody, and slightly floral












Benefits

Supports skin and digestive health; helps acne, fatigue, oily skin, stress, excessive perspiration and oily hair.















Blends Well With

Bergamot, Cedarwood, Cinnamon, Clary Sage, Clove, Geranium, Lavender, Lemon, Lime, Mandarin, Neroli, Nutmeg, Orange, Rosemary, Rosewood, Sandalwood, Tea Tree, Ylang Ylang














Constituents

Linalyl acetate, linalol, nerol, alpha-terpineol, geranyl acetate, limonene, myrcene













Properties

Antiseptic, antispasmodic, deodorant, nervine, stimulant (digestive, nervous system), stomachic, tonic















Safety

Generally safe











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