Organic Mandarin (Brazil)

  • $13.69

Citrus riticulata

  • Plant Family: Rutaceae. 
  • Method of Extraction: The oil is expressed from the peel of the fruit.
  • Main Therapeutic Properties: Antiseptic, Antispasmodic, Digestive stimulant, Sedative, Stomachic.
  • Fragrance profile:  Sweet citrus, top note
  • Appearance:  Amber to orange
  • Contraindications: Non-toxic and non-irritant in prescribed doses.  Keep away from children.  Consult with a health care provider if pregnant.
  • Chakra: Sacral.
  • Chinese Element: Wood.

Mandarin is considered one of the gentler oils out there, making it popular for use by pregnant women and on children (in low dilutions). It has a sweet, gentle, tangy aroma and similar actions to Sweet Orange and Bergamot. It is a great oil for irritability and tension with the ability to uplift and calm.