Botanical Name - Citrus reticulata
Caution - Possibly phototoxic, but not enough data exists to support this.
Storage - Store in cool area to maintain optimum freshness.
Aroma - Sweeter than the Green Mandarin, smooth, delicious aroma.
Extraction - Cold expression
Part of Plant - Peel
Country of Origin - Italy
Chemical Constituents - Limonene, g-terpinene, myrcene
Traditional Uses - Supports the digestion and appetite. Useful in skin care and often used in a blend for helping prevent stretch marks. An excellent oil for use with children. Gentle, soothing, uplifting and relaxing.
Organic Certificate - This essential oil is certified organic by the Soil Association, which means you can be sure that it has been produced to the highest ethical and environmental standards. The Soil Associationís standards exceed the UK government's minimum requirements for organic products in many areas but particularly in animal welfare, GM and the use of pesticides. Standards are constantly reviewed to ensure they deal with current issues.