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Sweet Orange Essential Oil

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Sweet Orange Essential Oil (Citrus sinensis), also known as Wild Orange, is a natural immune-boosting oil that has a cheerful, fresh, and invigorating scent that instantly improves your mood, the pure essential oil is imported from the USA where the oil is made by cold pressing the rind (peel) of fresh oranges, whereafter it is bottled locally in South Africa.

This is not just a great smelling oil, it is also beneficial for maintaining the health, appearance, and texture of skin by promoting improved clarity, radiance, and smoothness, thereby reducing the signs of acne, eczema, psoriasis and other uncomfortable skin conditions.

Sweet Orange essential oil works well in aromatherapy blends with other essential oils like Cardamom, Cedarwood, Geranium, Ginger, Indian Sandalwood, Patchouli & Rosemary, the oil has a cheerful and uplifting yet simultaneously relaxing, calming effect, that improves the mood and helps you deal with anxiety, sadness, anger, hypertension, frustration, and other negative moods.

This oil also has 9 surprising health benefits, read the rest of this essential oil profile below for a comprehensive look at this amazing oil and its uses.

Use caution when using this oil, all essential oils should be diluted before using topically.

Available in the following sizes: 20ml, 50ml, 100ml, 500ml, 1L, 5L, 20L, 25L

Packaged in either Glass or HDPE containers, you can expect a shelf life of 2 years.*

This Sweet Orange essential oil is part of the dis natuurlik. Essential Oil Collection

Sweet Orange freshly cut - Sweet orange essential oil

9 Benefits of Sweet Orange Essential Oil:

  • Cheerful & uplifting fresh citrus scents of this oil help to instantly improve your mood and help you to manage stress, deal with anxiety, sadness, anger, hypertension and other negative moods, Research suggests that this oil helps to calm the heart rate and reduce levels of cortisol secretion to help keep stress and anxiety to a minimum.
  • Acts as a natural deodoriser, when diffused throughout the home, effectively diminishing unpleasant scents created by pets and cooking, smells while acting as a natural air purifier, eliminating airborne bacteria and stimulating the immune system.
  • The sedative properties of this oil make it effective in improving sleep quality and helping to reduce sleep irritations allowing for better deep sleep.
  • Powerful anti-fungal that has been found to be effective at stopping the growth of some types of bacteria and fungi, it also helps to prevent infection and also repairs the affected area.
  • Potent anti-inflammatory properties, it has been shown to be one of the most effective essential oils with regards to its ability to fight pain, inflammation, infection and chronic inflammation.
  • Promotes better digestion, easing stomach cramps and other stomach pains.
  • Naturally slows the rate of skin damage caused by UV light exposure by inhibiting melanin production and reducing the effects of pollution and toxicity.
  • Packed full of antioxidants and vitamin C in particular, provides your skin with the optimal environment to be nourished, look hydrated and emit a natural glow, helping your skin look radiant and youthful.
  • Natural remedy to fight the signs of ageing with its potent mix of antioxidants that promote collagen production and help to fight free radicals that damage your skin.

Wooden Essential oil diffuser - Sweet Orange Essential Oil

4 Easy Ways to Use Sweet Orange Essential Oil:

  • Diffuse a few drops of this essential oil to help improve your mood and add a refreshing scent to a room.
  • Add a few drops of this essential oil to your bath water to help combat depression.
  • Mix several drops of this oil to a carrier oil or lotion of your choice for a calming scent that can provide short term pain relief for abdominal cramps.
  • It is widely used in soaps, body lotions, creams, anti-ageing, and wrinkle-lifting applications, room fresheners, sprays, deodorants, biscuits, chocolates, confectionery, and bakery items.

Sweet Orange Essential Oil Usage Instructions:

  • Diffusion: Use five to six drops in a diffuser/ oil burner of your choice.
  • Topical use: Apply this oil to your skin by mixing no more than 4-5 drops of this oil for every 5ml of body lotion or carrier oil. (Always dilute essential oils with a carrier oil to minimise any skin sensitivity.) Have a look at the safety and warnings section on this specific oil for more information on its topical use.
  • Essential oil perfume: Add 80 drops of carrier oil to an amber bottle (50ml+), With a dropper, add in 10 drops of essential oils that contain base notes, followed by 5 drops of headnotes, and 5 drops of heart notes, seal the bottle and shake well, label and store in a cool dark place.

Orange slice - Sweet orange essential oil

Sweet Orange Essential Oil Properties:


Pure Sweet Orange Essential Oil

Botanical name:

Citrus sinensis

Botanical family:


Quality grade:

Therapeutic Grade

Main Usage:

Aromatherapy & Natural perfumery

Main chemical constituents:

Limonene, β- Myrcene, α-Pinene, Citronellol, Geraniol, Linalool, Neral

Country of origin & Cultivation method:

Organically grown in the USA

Extraction method & Plant part:

Cold-pressed from the rind/peel

Perfumery notes & fragrance profile / aromas:

Top notes, Crisp, clean, citrusy, sweet, fresh

Blends well with:

Bergamot, Cardamom, Cedarwood, Cinnamon Leaf, Clary Sage, Clove Bud, Coriander, Frankincense, French Lavender, Geranium, Ginger, Indian Sandalwood, Jasmine, Lemon, Mandarin, Nutmeg, Patchouli, Peppermint, Rosemary

Safety & Warnings:

  • This essential oil is Phototoxic (when used in a blend at more than 10 drops per 1 ounce/30 ml). Otherwise non-toxic, though it may cause skin irritation. Use in low dilution (1-2%) when applying to the skin, such as in bath or massage oils, which means in essence that it can make your skin susceptible to damage like severe sunburn or blistering if exposed to sunlight, especially ultraviolet light, so please avoid exposure to the sun for at least 12 hours after using this oil on your skin.
  • A skin test is recommended prior to use.
  • Dilute with a suitable carrier oil before using topically to lower the risk of skin sensitisation and or irritation.
  • Skin sensitivity in rare cases.
  • Do not use near broken skin or internally
  • Do not ingest
  • Keep out of reach of children.
  • Pregnant, nursing or under a doctors care? Consult your Healthcare Physician for the correct application of this product.
  • Avoid contact with your eyes, inner ears and sensitive areas.

Sweet oranges freshly cut to make sweet orange essential oil

Sweet Orange Essential Oil Product Specifications & Options:

Quality Grade:

Therapeutic Grade Essential Oil (A-Grade)

Available in the following sizes:

20ml, 50ml, 100ml, 500ml, 1L, 5L, 20L, 25L

Wholesale Sweet Orange Essential Oil:

Available in various 20ml wholesale pack sizes, suitable for Resellers:

5 Units, 25 Units and 50 units+

Contact us for more information and pricing.

Bulk Sweet Orange Essential Oil:

Available in various bulk sizes, suitable for Manufacturers:

50ml, 100ml, 500ml, 1L, 5L, 20L & 25L

Contact us for more information and pricing.

Packaging types:

Glass dropper bottle for (20ml, 50ml, 100ml)

Glass Bottle for (500ml)

Plastic HDPE jerry can for (1L, 5L, 20L, 25L)

Shelf Life:

Up to 2 years shelf life, if proper storage instructions are followed.

Please refer to the packaging labels for expiry dates.

Storage Instructions:

* Pure Essential oils like this Sweet Orange essential oil should be kept in a cool (below 22°C) dark place (no sunlight) to maintain freshness & to obtain maximum shelf life.