Description & Extraction:
It is also known as 'orange blossom' and it takes about 1000 lbs. of orange
blossoms to make 1 lb. of neroli oil. The name is said to have originated
from the Italian princess, anne-marie de la tremoille (Countess of Nerola)
who used the oil as a perfume and to scent her bathwater and gloves. It is
still an ingredient for making traditional smelling eau-de-cologne. Orange
petals are often associated with marriage, purity and brides, as brides
traditionally wore orange buds in their hair. Neroli oil is extracted from
the flowers of Citrus aurantium var. amara (also known as Citrus vulgaris
and C. Bigardia) of the Rutaceae family and is also known as orange flower
and Neroli bigarade. Neroli oil is extracted from the small, white, waxy
flowers of the bitter-orange tree by steam distillation and yields 0.8 - 1
Blends well with:
Neroli oils blend well together, neroli oil blends particularly well with
benzoin, geranium, jasmine, lavender, all the citrus oils, sandalwood,
rosemary and ylang-ylang.
The main chemical components of neroli oil are a-pinene, camphene,
b-pinene, a-terpinene, nerol, neryl acetate, farnesol, geraniol, linalool,
nerolidol, linalyl acetate, methyl anthranilate and indole.
Neroli oil are antidepressant, antiseptic, anti-infectious, antispasmodic,
aphrodisiac, bactericidal, carminative, cicatrisant, cytophylactic, cordial,
deodorant, digestive, emollient, sedative and tonic. Neroli Oil is not only
has great therapeutic properties, but also has the most incredible smell. It
has a greatly relaxing effect on the body and mind, relieving muscle spasms,
calming heart palpitations and has a wonderful rejuvenating and regenerative
effect on the skin, helping to prevent ugly scarring and fighting stretch
Uses & Precautions:
- Neroli oil is very relaxing and can relieve chronic anxiety,
depression, fear, shock and stress and its calming effect can also be
beneficial to the digestive tract.
- It can be used for intestinal spasms, colitis and diarrhea.
- It helps insomnia, and as one of the essential oils with the most
sedative effects is useful for treating depression, anxiety and shock
and is also effective in calming heart palpitations, treating headaches,
neuralgia and vertigo. It can help when a patient is convalescing and is
a good general tonic.
- Neroli oil is non-toxic, non-sensitizing, non-irritant and
non-phototoxic yet must be used sparingly when a sharp clear head is
needed, as it can be very relaxing.
Neroli oil not only smells exquisite, but can also relax and calm the
nervous system, the digestive tract and is helpful in skin care.
Burners and vaporizers
As vapor therapy, neroli oil is useful for insomnia, nervous tension,
headaches, vertigo, depression, as well as anxiety and shock.
Blended massage oil or in the bath
As a blended massage oil or diluted in the bath it helps with insomnia,
headaches, neuralgia, nervous tension, heart palpitations, anxiety,
depression, colitis, stomach upsets and diarrhea and for boosting the skin.
We have shipping our goods by Air as well as Sea and also shipping i.e.
DHL, Fedex, UPS, TNT, & EMS.
||K - 76281 - 2007
||Almost colourless to light Yellow
||Sweet Rose like fragrance, Floral under note
||Citrus Aurantium Linne Subspecies Amara L. (Fam: Rutaceae)
|Specific Gravity At 25o C
||0.875 To 0.880 ( 0.875)
|Optical Rotation At 20o C
||+150 To 6o70 (+ 3.40)
|Refractive Index At 25o C
||1.4730 To 1.4780 ( 1.4750)
||25 To 44 (38)
||Not less than 95% of Alcohol calculated as Nerol
||1:9 in 50% Ethyl Alcohol
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