Sweet Orange Essential Oil


Sweet orange essential oil is relaxing and calming to the  mind and emotions.  It is a powerful disinfectant, with antifungal, antibacterial, and antiviral properties.  Diffusing it can uplift the atmosphere and purify the air.

Its aroma is bright and cheery, and is helpful for postpartum depression, and other forms of depression, including those with a hormonal cause.

Inhaling it enhances mental clarity and concentration, and is calming and balancing for children and adults.

Aromatic Profile

 Top note:  Delicate, sweet, fresh, fruity, citrus notes

Heart Note:   Fruity, citrus, lightly pungent, sweet, sour, bitter  notes

Base Note:   

Classification:  Top note

Tenacity:  Low

In natural perfumery, sweet orange essential oil is used to make  colognes , fruity notes, fougeres, and chypres.

It blends well with bay, English chamomile, champa white (leaf), and citronella,  among many other possibilities.


More About Our Sweet Orange Essential Oil

Size:  5 ml OR 30 ml violet glass bottle

Source:  Italy

Distillation:  Cold-pressed from bio-dynamically grown orange peels

Botanical name:  Citrus sinensis

Homeopathic Properties of Sweet Orange Essential Oil


Internal–oral, inhalation

External––topical application, massage, skin applications, bath, local or spinal compress, application to energy centers and meridian points

Observations and Anecdotal Information

Sweet orange essential oil is very versatile.  It is a beautiful oil for diffusion, blending well and harmonizing with many aromatic types.

It is purifying, and helps cleanse the lymph system and relieve stagnation.

It can help relieve toxicity from food poisoning, taken just a drop or two internally, blended with water.

It clarifies the skin and promotes the formation of collagen, making it a great additive to creams and sprays for aging  or damaged skin.

It is a balancing oil for the endocrine system, and helps support adrenal balance and regeneration.


  • Avoid using within 24 hours of exposure to sunlight or UV light.  It can be photosensitizing to some people.
  • Store out of the reach of children.
  • Do not get essential oils in eyes.
  • Pet information:  Cats may not respond well to conifer oils and citrus oils.  Avoid usage for cats.

None of our products are recognized or approved by the FDA.  They are not intended to diagnose, treat, or cure any disease.  This information is anecdotal, and is provided for educational purposes only.  It is not meant to be taken as medical advice.  See a health care professional for medical advice.

More about our disclaimer

Weight 0.004 kg

30 ml violet bottle, 5 ml violet glass bottle

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