With its characteristic tangy, citrusy sweetness, Mandarin Essential Oil is great for skincare, but also has useful therapeutic applications for the mind and body.
A great balancer, its known to be beneficial for clogged, oily and acned skin, as well as mature, dry skin types. Great for softening and smoothing if your skin is starting to age.
A refreshing, gentle tonic to the spirits, it can help calm nerves and ease sadness when used in a diffuser. Also thought to be good for circulatory issues. You can also use it in massage oil as an antispasmodic.
Mandarin Essential Oil is particularly good for blending. Plus its delicious in soaps, candles and skin care products.
Mandarin Essential Oil blends well with Bergamot, Cinnamon, Clary Sage, Cypress, Frankincense, Lavender, Peppermint, Sandalwood, Ylang Ylang, and most citrus essential oils.
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Citrus reticulata fruit peel 1mL/Ml
ENERGISE: Diffuse 2-3 drops of Mandarin to create an energised atmosphere.
Aromatic description: citrus, fruit, slightly sweet and floral
Diffuser: Add 6-8 drops of your chosen essential oil to a diffuser.
Quick fix: A few deep inhalations from the bottle can help when you are at work, in the car or anytime you need a quick break.
Shower: Add 2-3 drops to the corner of the shower and enjoy the benefits of steam inhalation.
Bath: Add up to 5 drops in a dispersant, such as carrier oil or honey, to the bath.
Massage: Use a 2.5% dilution; 15 drops per 30ml carrier oil. Reduce to 1% dilution during pregnancy and for children.
Hand or foot bath: Add 2 drops to a bowl of water. May be useful in the treatment of nail infections.
Compress: Add 2 drops of essential oil to a bowl of water. For treating inflammation or to cool down use cold to room temperature water. For aching tight muscles use warm to hot water. Agitate a face washer in the water, wring out excess moisture and apply washer to the affected area. Repeat two or three times as the compress cools down or warms up.
Steam Treatment: Add 2 drops of essential oil to a bowl of steaming hot water. Place your face close to the bowl and cover the back of your head and bowl with a towel to trap the aromatic vapours. Caution due to risk of burns or scalding and keep eyes covered during treatment.
Blends well with: Bergamot, Cinnamon, Clary Sage, Cypress, Frankincense, Lavender, Peppermint, Sandalwood, Ylang Ylang, and most citrus essential oils.
WARNING: Always read the label and always follow the specific product directions for use. Possible skin sensitivity. Keep out of reach of children. If you are pregnant, nursing, or under a doctors care, consult your physician. Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, and sensitive areas.
Sun Exposure Warning
If applying citrus essential oils or blends that contain citrus topically avoid direct sunlight for 12 hours as they may cause photosensitivity.
Is this safe for use during pregnancy?
Use this oil with care, best used in a diffuser or diluted with a carrier oil (1% ratio). Avoid using essential oils during the first trimester unless you are under the supervision of a qualified practitioner.
Is this safe for children?
We do not recommend the use of essential oils for children under 3 months. After 3 months use small amounts in a diffuser or for massage use a 1% dilution ratio in a carrier oil.
Is this safe to use around pets?
This essential oil is not recommended for use around pets.
Can I ingest this oil?
Essential oils should not be taken internally unless you have consulted with a health professional or Aromatherapist first.