Blood orange is distinctive for the deep red color of the meat of its fruit. It is also known as the Maltese orange and has properties similar to Sweet Orange.
Recently it has been a favorite flavoring for cocktails, food and scenting body lotions and other skin care products.Uses of Blood Orange Essential Oil
ItalyHistory and Background
The Blood Orange fruit originated in India (some say Vietnam) and was called na rangi in Sanskrit. The na rangi or naranja was translated as norange, and in English usage a norange was back-formed into the more acceptable an orange. Holistically it has been used to emotionally uplift, soothe nervousness and calming the feeling of anxiety.Physical Description
The oil is reddish-orange to light orange in colorAromatic Description
Tantalizing, fruity, citrus and tangy aroma.Biological Makeup and Components
Cold expression of outer peelInformation for Aromatherapists
Blood Orange essential oil is a middle note and blends well with Basil, Cardamom, Citronella, other citrus oils, Clary Sage, Clove, Cypress, Frankincense, Ginger, Lavender, Marjoram, Myrrh, Neroli, Nutmeg, Petitgrain, Sage and spice oils.
Our Blood Orange essential oil is 100% pure and natural. It is free of any chemicals, pesticides, synthetic perfumes, fillers, or carrier oils.Cautions