Orange essential oil is an anti-inflammatory, antidepressant, antispasmodic, antiseptic, aphrodisiac, carminative, diuretic, tonic, sedative and a cholagogue.
This oil has been traditionally used to soothe inflammation, fight depression and uplift mood, protect against sepsis, enhance libido and as a cure for sexual dysfunction. Also, it gives relief from gas, increases urination and removes toxins, while toning up general health of the immune system, reducing emotional and nervous disturbances, increasing discharge and secretions from glands.
The health benefits of orange essential oil can be attributed to is properties as an anti-inflammatory,anti-depressant, anti-spasmodic, anti-septic, aphrodisiac, carminative, diuretic, tonic, sedative and, a cholagogic substance.
Uses Of Orange Essential Oil
The essential oil of orange has a wide variety of domestic, industrial, and medicinal uses. Domestically, it is used to add orange flavor to beverages.
Health Benefits of Orange Essential Oil
Acts as a Cholagogue
Acts as Tonic
Treats Alzheimer’s disease
The main components of orange oil are:
*Alpha-Pinene, Citronellal, Geranial, *Saginene, *Myrocene, *Limonene, Linalool and Neral