Product Technical Information
|Botanical Name||Citrus Sinensis|
|Color & Odor||Rich Red with Citrus - Orange Rich and Sweet aroma|
|Country of Origin||Brazil|
|Methods of Extraction||Cold Pressed|
|Solubility||Insoluble in water, soluble in alcohol and oils|
|Specific Gravity||0.8445 @ 72°F|
|Refractive Index||1.473 @ 72°F|
|Flash Point||110 °F|
Sweet orange is botanically known as Citrus sinensis which belongs to Rutaceae family. Oil of Sweet Orange is extracted by the means of cold pressing of sweet pulp, non- bitter membrane and peels. This essential oil has thin consistency with top perfumery notes and gives greenish orange appearance. It possesses slightly concentrated citrusy, sweet aroma that is reminiscent to that of orange peels. Sweet orange tree is mostly cultivated in most of the countries. It is evergreen flowering tree that usually attains height of 10 meters. Its leaves are arranged alternatively and are ovate in shape with crenulated margins. Orange fruit is hesperidium that is it is a kind of berry.
- Sweet orange oil is widely known for its therapeutic benefits. It can beused internally and externally. The essential oil is rich in Vitamin A, VitaminB and Vitamin C. It has high amount of pectin content that helps in properfunctioning of
- Sweet orange essential oil is seen as anti- carcinogenic. The oil helpsin the treatment of coughs, colds and
- Sweet orange oil is highly used in aroma therapy. It is good antiseptic,anti- spasmodic, carminative, digestive, febrifuge, sedative, stimulant and anexcellent
- The essential oil of sweet orange is helpful in curing irritated andacne prone skin. It also helps in reducing of bloated swollen tissues and alsoassists in stimulation of lymphatic system.