Orange essential oil, wellness elixir

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Orange essential oil is extracted from the peel of cold pressed oranges, but do you know all its properties? Keep reading this blog if you want to know more about this wonderful elixir of well-being and beauty!

Benefits of orange essential oil

Orange essential oil is often used in cosmetic products to treat oily skin with an acneic tendency and this is because this oil is a great antiseptic while closing the pores and preventing the appearance of blemishes.

Orange essential oil is widely used in anti-aging serums, anti-wrinkle creams indicated for mature skin or to prevent skin aging because it helps the formation of collagen.

This oil is used to fight cellulite and reduce the inflammation associated with eczema and psoriasis but it is also used to treat an infinite number of ailments or illnesses such as depression, stress, fever, colds, coughs, flu, constipation, mouth ulcers, joint and muscle pain, chronic fatigue or fluid retention. A real help, isn’t it?


Uses of orange essential oil

Orange essential oil is used in the world of cosmetics, but it also has medicinal and industrial uses. Specifically in the cosmetics industry it is used in creams, lotions and soaps.

The enzymes contained in this oil help to exfoliate dead skin cells, often leaving a radiant and luminous appearance. It is also a widely used ingredient in products that fight cellulite because it helps eliminate toxins, excess water and stimulates the lymphatic system.

At Mediterranean Spirit we use orange essential oil in the composition and fragrance of our star product, the anti-aging facial serum. You can find it in the INCI (ingredients) of the products with the name Citrus Aurantium Dulcis Peel Oil and it is extracted from sweet orange peel.

The sweet orange is quite rich in vitamin C but also in vitamins A and B, as well as flavonoids, enzymes and phytonutrients. Do you dare to try our facial serum? you will be surprised with the results!

The only thing you have to remember is that essential oil is photosensitive, which means that you must protect yourself from UV rays with a sunscreen before going out, otherwise spots could appear on your skin.

If you’re a fan of essential oils, here are some that go great with this orange essential oil. They are the essential oils of aniseed pepper, sandalwood, sage, basil, cinnamon, bergamot, rose, palmarosa, patchouli, citronella, oregano, nutmeg, clove, eucalyptus, neroli, lemon, marjoram, incense, juniper, hyssop, jasmine, geranium, grapefruit and ginger.

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In Mediterranean Spirit we elaborate natural and ecological cosmetics inspired by the beauty of the Mediterranean. We extract the best of its nature to pamper your skin. We care about our products being of high quality, being honest with the benefits of the ingredients. Mediterranean Spirit is designed for people who are aware of the environment and sustainability.