Orange Essential Oil


Orange oil can be used as an anti inflammatory to gives a quick and effective relief from inflammation issues. It can also help with fevers, infections, and the side effects of antibiotics. Orange oil can be used for the ingestion of toxic substances. Besides being an anti inflammatory, Orange oil can be a mild anti depressant; just small amount give a person a happy, relaxed feeling and uplift your mood. Orange oil is anti spasmodic, and can address problems such as continuous coughs, convulsions, and cramps in your muscles. I personally use Orange oil as sedative. When I am having a bad day or I suffering from inflammation, I use my wonderful Orange scrub or bath salt to calm my nerves.





Using Orange Essential Oil


Mind & Spirit

This delicious smelling essential oil helps one gain emotional balance, brings peace and happiness to the mind and body, reduces anxiety, and can help one overcome depression. Sweet orange is great to diffuse in your home or office.


Depression & Fear: Depression, fear, mental exhaustion, nervous tension, and stress, use 2-3 drops in a diffuser or steam inhalation. Can also use 8-10 drops in bath water.

Diffused In Air

Use 2-3 drops of orange essential oil in a diffuser or steam inhalation for the following: coughs, colds, flu and bronchitis.




  • Calmative: Use Orange essential oil to help person bring out light and happiness by mixing in 2oz almond oil, or other carrier oil 6 drops of orange and 4 drops of lavender essential oil. If resources permit It is best to add 2drops of geranium essential oil or 2 drops of jasmine.



  • Good night sleep: Orange goes surprisingly well with oil blends to induce sleep. This is one of great blends that will help you fall asleep fast: Blend together 1part orange, 1 part patchouli, 2 parts lavender. Add 10 - 15 drops around your bed, or blend with carrier oil and apply minute amount on your forehead.
  • Digestive issues: Because of its use as an antispasmodic and a stomachic, orange essential oil can be very helpful with constipation and other digestive issues. Mix 2-3 drops in an ounce of carrier oil such as olive oil and massage on low back and abdomen.
  • Muscle & Joint Pain: Orange has the ability to help rid the body of toxins and to boost circulation and therefore can be useful for dealing with muscle and joint pain. Mix 2-3 drops of the oil in an ounce of carrier oil such as olive oil and massage into affected area. It can also be used in a hot compress.


  • Skin Care: Sweet orange is wonderful for dull and oily skin, and acne. This oil is slightly photosensitizing, so it's a good idea not to go into the sun right after applying this oil. Better yet, wait 8 or more hours before going out in the sun. This oil is also great for reducing the appearance of cellulite. You can easily make a massage oil by adding about 15 drops to 2 oz. of carrier oil. Store in a dark, amber glass bottle and massage in nightly for best results.


Bath & Sauna

  • Can add 8-10 drops of Lemon oil mixed with milk in bath water.


Mosquitoes and Bugs

To keep away from aphids staying on plants, make a solution by mixing 10 drops of spearmint and 15 drops of orange essential oil, in 2 quarts of salt water. Pour the solution in a spray bottle and spray regularly on plants.



  • Stains & Grime: Orange oil smells fantastic and is excellent at lifting tough stains and grime. Add 3 - 4 drops of oil to a spray bottle filled with water and a squirt of dish soap.
  • Polish wood: Polish wood with orange essential oil, a little vinegar & olive oil.




  • Not recommended for pregnant women and infants.
    Individuals with serious and chronic health issues should consult an expert prior to using oils.




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