Description: Cold Pressed from the peel, Tangerine is closely related to the mandarin orange. Tangerines are harvested around November and Mandarines are harvested around February.
Properties: antiseptic, antispasmodic, cytophylactic, depurative, sedative, stomachic and tonic.
Historical Uses: Soothing to the nervous system and has a tonic effect on the digestive system. it may also help wit flatulence, diarrhea and constipation. People have also used it to help with stretch marks, increased circulation and reducing fluid retention
Diffuse to create an uplifting citrus aroma. Tangerine can help sooth the nervous system, reduce stress and boost the digestive system.
Mix a few drops into your body lotions to help prevent stretch marks when pregnant while increasing circulation and reducing water retention.
Blends well With: other citrus oils, cinnamon, clary sage, clove, frankincense and lavender.
Tangerine Essential Oil Application:
**Tangerine oil is phototoxic, avoid sunlight after application for 6 hours to avoid skin irritation and blotching**
Can be used aromatically
Can be consumed
Can be used topically (Dilute for young or sensitive skin)