Tangerine Essential Oil


Tangerine essential oil, Citrus reticulata, is cold-pressed from the outer peel of the fruit that grows on an evergreen tree that is native to China and bears small, fragrant flowers. 

Like other citrus oils, tangerine oil has anti-bacterial and astringent properties, stimulates the microcirculation, balances skin oil production, and supports tissue regeneration. Tangerine oil brightens the complexion and promotes a soft and supple appearance making it a good tonic for dull skin. Due to its antifungal and antiseptic properties, tangerine oil is a great remedy for acne. 

In hair care, citrus oil helps balance the production of sebum. They refresh, invigorate, and cleanse the scalp. The antiseptic properties of tangerine oil may help treat dandruff and other scalp issues. 

Aromatherapy Properties: The fresh, revitalizing aroma of tangerine can help to lift the spirits and brighten, warm, and calm your mood by increasing creativity and cheerfulness. It also has a calming effect to help soothe agitated nerves, ease nervous tension and headaches, and balance emotions. Citrus oils, in general, are believed to stimulate positive energy and thus cause feelings of joy and happiness. These effects promote well-being as well as healthy sleep.

 

Pregnancy: We do not provide information on the safety of essential oils during pregnancy because the available information is very ambiguous and often contradictory. If you’re interested in using essential oils during pregnancy, please do your own research and consult your doctor, midwife, or health care professional before use.

Precautions: If you are pregnant, nursing, taking medication, have a medical condition, or any have medical concerns regarding yourself or your family consult a qualified, licensed health professional prior to use. For external use only. Keep away from eyes and mucous membranes. Keep out of reach of children.



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