The healing properties of orange oil

Orange is a popular and loved by many fruit, which is present on almost every table. It is not only tasty, but also very useful, and orange oil has truly healing properties.
Orange Essential Oil
Orange essential oil: healing properties
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Orange - sunny fruit

An orange is an evergreen tree belonging to the ruta family. Its fruits have a spherical shape. The peel of an orange is orange, and inside is fragrant, juicy and tasty sour-sweet flesh.

It is grown in tropical and subtropical countries: East and Central Asia, the Mediterranean, Australia, South America, and South Africa.

Orange fruits contain vitamins (C, B1, B6, B2, P, A), acids, fiber, beneficial minerals and phytoncids. Orange juice is one of the most healthy fruit juices.

Oranges are eaten fresh, they are made from marmalade, candied fruits, jams, used to make various beverages and flavoring confectionery.

Orange essential oil, its beneficial properties

Orange oil is obtained by the method of hydrodistillation or cold-pressed citrus peel (leaves and flowers are used for the manufacture of other oils - petitgrain and neroli). For extraction, the peel is taken, both bitter and sweet orange varieties. However, it is considered a more subtle aroma of bitter orange oil.

Essential oil from orange promotes concentration, therefore, before responsible speeches and important meetings, use it for aromatherapy during exam periods.

Orange oil has a good sedative effect. It is indicated for stress and insomnia, and is also used in the treatment of depression.

For medicinal purposes, the essential oil is used to treat diseases of the oral cavity, obesity, acute respiratory diseases, edema and blood circulation disorders.

The therapeutic effect of this oil is manifested in the relief of muscle, joint, menstrual and headaches.

Essential oil is widely used in cosmetology. It is an excellent tool in the fight against cellulite.To do this, it is recommended to add the oil to the massage tools, to the relaxing baths, and also to use inside.

Enriched with oil creams and emulsions help restore skin elasticity, reduce wrinkles, are used as a vitaminizing, whitening and protective agent. For problematic facial skin, it helps to narrow pores and reduce acne scars.

By adding 5-7 drops of orange essential oil per 10 g of shampoo, you can get a tool that will make your hair shiny, give them strength and relieve dandruff.



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