0.34 fl.oz (10ml) US$13
Alchemilla's Organic Mandarin Essential Oil is a 100% undiluted, therapeutic quality aromatherapy oil.
Citrus reticulata (syn. C. nobilis)
Cold pressed fruit peel.
Top to Middle Note; Light, Tangy, Sweet.
Sedative, Calming, Soothing, Strengthening
Mandarin (also known as Tangerine) essential oil has a gentle tonic effect on digestion and is one of the safest essential oils for children and to use during pregnancy.
Massage abdomen with well-diluted Mandarin essential oil for colic and flatulence (organic olive oil is an excellent medium).
Mandarin is a calming and gently uplifting mood perfume.
Use this Essential Oil for:
Vaporization; Massage Oil; Direct Inhalation; Therapeutic Bath; Aromatherapy Diffuser
The main chemical constituents of mandarin essential oil include: a-pinene, a-thujone, b-pinene, camphene, citronellal, geranial, limonene, linalool, myrcene, nerol, sabinene.
Blends well with:
Lemon Essential Oil, Geranium Essential Oil, Lavender Essential Oil, Neroli Essential Oil.
Phototoxic Effects of Mandarin Essential Oil
If this essential oil is to be used in a leave-on topical product (eg. body lotion, massage oil), the maximum concentration recommended by the International Fragrance Association (IFA) (bergamot, orange, mandarin, lemon, grapefruit) is up to 0.5%, depending upon concentration of terpenes.
For example, if you have 30 grams of skin lotion or carrier oil, up to a maximum of 1.5 grams of citrus essential oil is considered safe by the IFA*.
* D.G. Williams, The Chemistry of Essential Oils, Micelle Press, 2006