Petitgrain oil is derived from the orange tree, which has a long history of use in traditional health practices. Petitgrain oil has been used for cleaning purposes and it has been used internally to support healthy immune system and nervous system function. Petitgrain oil is distilled from the leaves and twigs of the tree, Petitgrain is widely used in the perfume industry, by sourcing Petitgrain from Paraguay through our Co-Impact Sourcing initiative. Petitgrain oil has a beautiful, fresh, woody aroma that blends well with citrus rind and floral oils. It's a joy to work with for aromatic blending. The color of the oil is pale yellow to amber and it is watery in viscosity.
Petitgrain oil is extracted from the leaves and twigs of orange tree by the method of steam distillation.
Lavender, Palma Rosa, Rosewood, Bergamot, Sandal wood, Geranium.
Petitgrain oil has numerous uses in herbal medicine.
Petitgrain oil helps overcome depression and other problems such as anxiety, stress, anger, and fear.
Petitgrain oil prevents body odour and various skin infections which result from these bacterial growths.
It is good for maintaining the moisture and oil balance of the skin as well as for treating acne, pimples, abnormal, dryness and cracking of the skin, and ring worm.
Petitgrain oil being anti-spasmodic in nature, induces relaxation in the tissues, muscles, nerves, and blood vessels, thereby helping to cure spasms.
Safety and precautions
Petitgrain oil is in general non-toxic, non-irritant, non-sensitizing and non-phototoxic.