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Diluted Neroli Essential Oil

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What does this mean?

A sweet and floral fragrance with a dry undertone. Also known as Orange Flower Oil and Neroli Bigarade. Diluted in Sweet Almond Oil.

Inci:Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis Oil, Citrus Aurantium Flower Oil

PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

A pale yellow, thin oil obtained by steam distillation of the flowers of the sour orange.
 
It has been diluted at 5% in Sweet Almond Oil to make it more affordable to use.Sweet Almond Oil is a very stable oil with neutral odour, so is ideal to dilute Neroli with.
 
In its neat form, Neroli is so potent that often you need just one drop or less but this is difficult to manage when making small amounts.
One or two drops of the dilution allows you to get these smaller drops and at a smaller price!
 
According to the Cosmetic Ingredient Database (CosIng), the functions of Neroli Essential Oil are:Perfuming.
 
To view more information, visit the CosIng Database here.

HOW TO USE IT

Skin Care
One of the ultimate oils for skin care.It has a powerfully rejuvenating and regenerative effect on the skin.
 
It tones the skin and helps to reduce wrinkles.
 
Use in all creams, lotions and gels for moisturising, even for sensitive skin.
 
Helps with scars and stretch marks so ideal in body butters for use during pregnancy or for people who have lost weight and have lost some of their skin tone.
 
Excellent in face masks as it will not irritate when left on the face near the nose and eyes.
 
Smoothes the skin and helps to reduce thread veins.
 
Neroli balances sebum production so is a great choice for oily skin as well as dry skin.
 
It helps with atrophying muscles and nervous spasms so ideal for massage lotions and pre sports oils or for muscles affected by debility or fatigue.
 
It is intensely relaxing and is said to relieve chronic anxiety and depression as well as stress.
Whilst we cannot confirm these as medical claims, from a cosmetic standpoint, we would agree that in a night cream, these are very desirable factors for beauty.
 
It is fungicidal and although it might seem a little excessive, would make a beautifully luxurious foot cream that is so different to the usual type.
 
Hair Care
It balances sebum production in the scalp so will help to normalise greasy hair.
 
Other
As an antispasmodic and relaxant, it is ideal to use in calming massage blends.
 
Suggested Blends
Blend with a small amount of Geranium to balance sebum production in oily and dry skin.
 
Combine with Helichrysum for repairing skin damage and reducing wrinkles.
 
Use with Pumpkin Seed Oil for a lifting effect on sagging skin.
 
With Fragonia in an oil burner to relax and have healing meditation.

CAUTIONS/CONTRAINDICATIONS

None. However, it is so intensely relaxing, that it should not be used if you need to keep a very clear head.