Bitter Orange e.o. – 15 ml
The bitter orange e.o. (essential oil) has a wide array of uses. Its uses cover the domestic, industrial, and medicinal. It can be used to add flavor to food recipes. It can also add an orange taste to beverages.
The bitter orange oil can also be part of soaps and lotions. It can also be found in creams. It has anti-aging properties. It can also help with skin elasticity. Hence, it lessens the appearance of wrinkles on the skin.
Uses of the bitter orange e.o. include:
- an anti-inflammatory.
- a relaxant.
- an antispasmodic.
- an antiseptic.
- a carminative.
- a diuretic.
- a tonic.
- a sedative.
As an anti-inflammatory, the bitter orange e.o. can give quick relief from inflammation. It can be used internally or topically. It can relieve many ailments concerning inflammation. These include gas, fever, and joint pains.
The oil can also be an antiseptic. It can be used on many types of wounds. These include cuts and abrasions. It can protect wounds from becoming septic. It can also help protect wounds from tetanus. The essential oil can also assist in protecting against fungal infections.
When used in aromatherapy, the bitter orange e.o. can be a great relaxant. It can promote happy feelings. It can bring pleasant thoughts to mind. It is especially great for people who are suffering from depression or anxiety. The essential oil is a natural mood lifter.
The bitter orange e.o. can also be a diuretic. It can help increase urination. Urinating can help cleanse the kidneys. It can also help in removing toxins from the body. It can also help remove excess bile, uric acid, salts, and water.
Note: Although remedial, people with major health ailments like cancer, or epilepsy should avoid use. Non—toxic, non—irritant, possible sensitization in some individuals. Not to be used while pregnant.