Mandarin oil is such that is so full of natural secrets which clear the roughs of normal human life. Mandarin natural oil is the most sought after essential oils and does a lot of good to humans. Mandarin oil very famous in the world for its qualities.
At the start of the nineteenth century, the mandarin orange tree was brought to Europe from China and the Far East. The name of this fruit originated from it being offered to the Chinese mandarins as a gift. Mandarin oil is now produced mainly in the countries bordering the Mediterranean. The method of extraction of this oil is machine expressing from the peel of the ripe fruit. The resulting oil is an amber or orange colour, it has a sweet perfume and a heady floral undertone. It is –
Having similar properties to sweet orange oil, mandarin is mainly a ‘moving’ oil in that it is helpful in treating conditions where stagnation and putrefaction are present. Its primary action is on the digestive system where it is effective in treating conditions associated with a slow digestion such as gastralgia and dyspepsia.
It helps relieve constipation by encouraging peristalsis. It is also helpful in the treatment of the elderly as a mild digestive tonic. Mandarin oil’s lack of toxicity makes it ideal in the treatment of children. The hyperactive are helped by its soothing and calming effect and it is also beneficial in cases of nervous tension, insomnia and stress. Blended in a base oil and massaged over the abdomen, it successfully treats -
Mandarin oil has slightly astringent properties which help combat oily skin and acne. Combined with neroli oil and a base oil, it may be used as a massage oil to help prevent stretch marks during pregnancy. This oil reduces cellulite and detoxifies the body. It can be used to help tone loose skin after weight loss and, in fact, may be used in the treatment of obesity and water retention.
Mandarin makes a very pleasant addition to bath and massage oil blends and may also be used to fragrance a room. It combines particularly well with clary sage, neroli, juniper, lavender, geranium, other citrus oils and the spice oils.
This oil is appropriate if you have a tendency to feel sorry for yourself and is ideal for children who cry a lot, are hard to please and tend to be restless. Using mandarin encourages positivity and a sense of self worth.
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