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Organic Petitgrain Essential Oil 10 ml - Alkemilla
- 100% pure
- Relaxing properties
- Floral fragrance
INCI: Citrus aurantium bergamia (Bergamot) leaf oil
Botanical name: Citrus aurantium bergamia
Extraction method: steam distillation
Parts used: leaves, branches and unripe fruits
Quality: 100% natural
Organoleptic properties appearance: clear liquid color: light yellow to amber scent: floral, citrusy, with grassy and woody hints; it blends well with Cedar, Eucalyptus, Juniper, Lavender, Lemon, Marjoram, Niaouli, Rosemary, Sage and Tea Tree
Major constituents: linalyl acetate, geranyl acetate, linalool, terpineol, geraniol, nerol, farnesol, limonene and others Uses
In aromatherapy: the fresh, delicate, floral fragrance rebalances nerves, helps memory and calms anxiety. Excellent for massages and relaxing baths.
Recommended doses massages: 2-3% solution in a carrier oil (40-60 drops in 100 ml, or 5-6 drops in a spoonful for on-the-spot preparation) suitable for most areas of the body; 1% solution in a carrier oil or base cream (20 drops in 100 ml, or 2 drops in a spoonful for on-the-spot preparation) for delicate areas of the body and delicate skin types; aromatic baths: 15 drops in 3 spoonfuls of honey, natural marine salt or neutral liquid soap; airborne: 10 drops in an aroma or vaporizer lamp.
In cosmetics: it is used for its perfuming/flavoring, antibacterial, antiseptic and deodorant properties.
applications: as a perfuming agent in products such as bath foam, shampoo and for intimate hygiene products; as an active ingredient in products for sebum balancing, greasy hair, impure and acned skin.
recommended dosages: up to 10-15 drops per every 100 grams of product; add at temperatures below 40°C.
Citrus aurantium bergamia (Bergamot) leaf oil