Tangerine Essential Oil
Tangerine oil is an
orange liquid with a fresh,
sweet, orange like aroma. It has less body than mandarin and is little
used in perfumery work. A small evergreen tree up to 20 feet high with
glossy leaves, fragrant flowers, and bearing fleshy fruit. The
tangerine is larger than the mandarin and rounder, with a more yellow
skin, more like the original Chinese type.
and Skin Care
Acne, congested and
oily skin, scars, spots,
stretch marks, toner, fluid retention, obesity, digestive problems,
dyspepsia, hiccoughs, intestinal problems, insomnia, nervous tension,
restlessness, antiseptic, antispasmodic, digestive, diuretic, laxative,
Essential oil by
cold expression of the outer peel.
Other citrus oils,
especially Neroli, and spice
oils such as Nutmeg, Cinnamon, and Clove
non-irritant, non-sensitizing. Possibly
photo toxic, although it has not been demonstrated decisively.