A yellowy-orange mobile liquid with a blue-violet hint, having an intensely sweet,
almost floral citrus scent. It blends well with other citrus oils, especially neroli, and with spice oils
such as nutmeg, cinnamon, and clove.
These are naturally occuring in the essential oil.
- methyl methylanthranilate
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Antispasmodic, carminative, digestive, diuretic, laxative, sedative, stimulant tonic.
Non-toxic, non-irritant, nonsensitizing, possibly phototoxic, although it has not been demonstrated decisively.
Primary Therapy Agent:
Acne, congested and oily skin, scars, spots, stretch marks, toner, fluid retention, obesity, digestive problems, hiccoughs, insomnia, nervous tension, restlessness.
Secondary Therapy Agent:
Soaps, cosmetics. It is often used for children and pregnant women, and is recommended in synergistic combinations with other citrus oils. It is employed as a flowering agent
especially in confectionery, soft drinks, and liqueurs.
The information on Florapathics.com is
only provided for educational purposes, and further research should be done
on each essential oil to be assured of its proper usage for each individual.
Aromatherapy is not meant to be a replacement for care under a qualified
health professional, but should be considered a complimentary modality.