Neroli - (Citrus bigaradia)
Neroli is an essential oil extracted from the fragrant flowers of the bitter orange tree also known as bigarade orange.
The oil gets its name from the princess of Neroli (near Rome). One tonne of flowers is needed to produce 1kg of oil thus Neroli is an expensive oil.
The essential oil:
This is obtained by steam distillation of the flowers. The fresh essence is yellowish, the smell is wonderful,
very sweet and orangey with a bitter undertone. The principal constituents are acetic esters, terpineol, farnesol, geraniol and nerol.
Antibacterial & Antiparasite
digestive tonic, stimulates liver and pancreas
revitalizes, soothes the anxieties and fears, develops joy
Skin Tonic , improves skin quality,
Promotes the reduction of blood pressure and heart rate
Stress, insomnia, nervous tension, anxiety attacks, nervousness, anxiety, palpitations
Wrinkles , sensitive skin, rosacea, scars, stretch marks
digestive disorders, deficiencies hepato-pancreatic
bacterial and parasitic enterocolitis (lamblia, hookworm)
External Use:Skin care:
2 or 3 drops in a tablespoon of Rosehip oil, in a daily application.
Stress and fatigue:
Massage along the spine, the solar plexus and the soles of the feet, diluted in vegetable oil
digestive Massage with 2 to 3 drops on the belly.
Not recommended for pregnant women and children under 10 years
Keep out of reach of children. Some oils are prohibited to pregnant women and children. Keep away from flame.