Mandarin (Citrus reticulata)
$6.95 – $28.45
This essential oil is grown and cold pressed in Australia and has a juicier, sweeter aroma. A member of the orange family, the Mandarin tree is smaller, with a smaller fruit. They originated in China, they are now grown around the world, with the essence being developed in Italy. The mandarin, Citrus reticulata, Rutaceae, is the largest and most varied group of edible citrus. Worldwide mandarin production is currently estimated to be in the range of 10-13 million tons.
During the winter months, the fruit is harvested, with the cold pressing of the fruit peel to extract the essential oil.
Ingredients: Citrus Reticulata Peel Oil
Botanical name: Citrus reticulata
Common name: Mandarin
Plant part: Fruit rind
Extraction method: Cold pressed
Common uses: Mandarin essential has been known to be beneficial for acne, congested and oily skin types.
Blends Well WithAmyris (Amyris balsamifera)
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Cypress (Cupressus sempervirens)
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Geranium (Pelargonium graveolens)
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Jasmine Absolute (Jasminium sambac)
Juniper Berry (Juniperus communis)
Lavender (Lavandula angustifolia)
Lemon (Citrus limon)
Lime (Citrus aurantifolia)
Marjoram Sweet (Origanum majorana)
Mimosa – Acacia Absolute (Acacia mearnsii)
Myrrh (Commiphora myrrha)
Neroli (Citrus aurantium )
Nutmeg (Myristica fragrans)
Orange – Sweet (Citrus sinensis)
Patchouli (Pogostemon cablin)
Petitgrain (Citrus aurantium amara)
Pine (Pinus sylvestris)
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Rosalina (Melaleuca ericafolia)
Rose Damask Absolute (Rosa x damascena)
Rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis)
Sandalwood – Australian (Santalum spicatum)
Sandalwood – Indian (Santalum album)
Spearmint (Mentha spicata linne)
Tangerine (Citrus reticulata)
Thyme (Thymus vulgaris)
Violet Leaf (Viola odorata)
Violet Leaf Absolute (Viola odorata)
Ylang Ylang (Cananga odorata)
Smooth, sweet-tart citrus aroma typical of Mandarin with a slight floral undertone.
Skin sensitisation if oxidized.
Skin sensitisation if oxidized; old or oxidized oils should be avoided. Has GRAS status (Generally Recognized as Safe). Dilute before using. A patch test should be performed before use for those with sensitive skin.
5mL, 10mL, 50mL, 100mL
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