Blood Orange Essential Oil


Blood Orange Essential Oil


100% Pure & Natural Blood Orange Essential Oil

Botanical Name: citrus sinensis

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
  • Combine this oil with your carrier oil of choice and massage it into your body for an uplifting and relaxing feeling.
  • For a romantic blend, add 5 drops Blood Orange, 2 drops Vanilla Extract, 1 drop Jasmine absolute and 1 drop Vetiver in 1 oz of lotion or massage oil.
  • Add a few drops of blood orange essential oil to a spray bottle of water and use it to repel insects or purify a work surface.
  • Relaxing & soothing Bath Soak: 2 drops of Blood Orange, 1 drop of Geranium and 2 drops of Lavender, with 1 tablespoon of Jojoba oil and 1/2 cup of Dead Sea salts added to a full tub.
  • For a natural deodorizer soak a cotton ball and place in a room for a refreshing uplifting scent.
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History 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 color

Aromatic Description

Tantalizing, fruity, citrus and tangy aroma.

Biological Makeup and Components


Extraction Technique

Cold expression of outer peel

Information 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.

  • Generally non-toxic, non-irritant, and non-sensitizing, but phototoxic.
  • Do not apply undiluted to the skin.
  • Any person with a history of plant or food allergies should read ingredients before using.
  • For external use only. Do not ingest.
  • If you are pregnant, epileptic, have cancer, have liver issues, or any other serious illness, we strongly suggest you consult a medical professional prior to using this essential oil.
  • Always keep essential oils out of reach of children.
  • Keep this oil tightly closed and in room temperature or cooler spot.
Additional Safety Information


All of our essential oils are 100% natural and free of any chemicals, pesticides and synthetic perfumes.

These products are NOT intended to diagnose, cure or prevent any disease. This information is NOT a substitute for professional medical treatment or consultation. Prior to using essential oils, Source Vitál always recommends consulting your medical professional if you are pregnant, epileptic, have cancer, have liver issues, or any other serious illness. Do NOT ingest essential oils internally or apply undiluted oils onto the skin without consultation from an experienced and trained aromatherapist or aromatherapy practitioner. Always consult an aromatherapist before using essential oils for babies and children.

Keep all oils tightly closed and cool. Always keep out of reach of children.

The information provided on this web site is compiled from common knowledge and is intended for your general knowledge only and has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.