Petitgrain Essential Oil
Botanical Name : Citrus Aurantium
Extraction method : Stream Distillation
Perfumery Note : Top
Aromatic Description : Woody and florally smell.
Therapeutic properties : Antiseptic, anti-spasmodic, anti-depressant, deodorant, sedative and nervine.
Description : Petitgrain essential oil is known to reduce anxiety, stress, and tension. It is calming, and it promotes a restful sleep. It is mood uplifting, and improves mental clarity and memory. It is also healing to the skin. Petitgrain is a fantastic deodorant
Use : Help with nervous exhaustion and stress-related conditions and in particular anger and pan, calm and soothe the mind, while relaxing the body, easing breathing, reducing rapid heart beat, relaxing muscle spasms and stomach pains, helps to clear up a greasy skin, acne and excessive perspiration, while toning the skin.
Blend well with : Lavender, Bergamot, Geranium, Rosemary, Palmarosa, Jasmine, Frankincense, Orange, and Neroli.
Oil Burner: Add 4 drops of essential oil for a burning time of 20 minutes.
Massage: Dilute 3-5 drops of essential oil in 10 ml. of carrier oil.
Inhalation: Put 5 drops in 200 ml. of steamed water and inhale for 3-5 minutes.
Bath: Put 15 drops of essential oil in the bath tub for a 20 minutes bath.
Precautions : Petitgrain oil is in general non-toxic, non-irritant, non-sensitizing and non-phototoxic.
General Safety Information : Do not take any oils internally. If you are pregnant, epileptic, have liver damage, have cancer, or have any other medical problem, use oils only under the proper guidance of a qualified aromatherapy practitioner. Use extreme caution when using oils with children and be sure to first read the recommended dilution ratios for children. Consult a qualified aromatherapy practitioner before using oils with children, the elderly, if you have medical issues or are taking medications.