The name Mandarin comes from the tasty fruit that was a traditional gift to the Mandarins of China. Mandarin is a member of the orange family.Our essential is coming from the peel of this lovely fruit from Italy and is cold pressed. We need 50 kg for 1 kg of oil.
Mandarin essential oil have antiseptic and toning properties which make it useful for treating acne and congested skin. It is also reputed to help prevent stretch marks. Mandarin is a digestive stimulant and mild antispasmodic. It has a tonic effect on the stomach and is good for most digestive upsets. It has mild diuretic and laxative effects and can also help stimulate the lymphatic system.
Mandarin is uplifting, cheering, soothing oil. It helps to calm the nervous system, and its relaxing properties make it effective for soothing restlessness, and hyperactivity in children. It is useful for calming an over-active mind and promoting a restful night’s sleep. When vaporized, the delicious fruity aroma of Mandarin Essential Oil creates a soothing and relaxing atmosphere that calms the mind if you have trouble sleeping, and uplift the spirits making it ideal for negative emotional conditions such as stress, irritability and restlessness.
It is a wonderful and safe essential oil for children. If they are restless add a drop of mandarin essential oil on a natural stone and put this in their pocket. Time by time the child can smell this stone. The will love it. Or give the child a warm bath with mandarin.
It is one of the safest essential oils and is often recommended for children and during pregnancy.
Part used for production
Limonene, linalool, geraniol.
A lovely warm, sweet and fruity aroma.