Description/History - According to genetic studies Mandarin was one of the original citrus species and this is interesting in that it has a more unique scent than other citrus essential oils. Many of the commercial citrus we enjoy today include Mandarin as an ancestor.
Key Benefits - Skin clarifier, digestive support, calming, central nervous system, fluid retention, insomnia, nervous tension
Start diffusing in the bedroom 30 minutes before going to bed to help promote a more restful sleep.
Apply to the abdomen to support proper digestion.
Add a drop to hands and breathe in for 30 seconds to help alleviate feelings of stress
Preferred citrus for children when diluted.
Country of Origin - Italy
Latin Name - Citrus reticulata
Complementary Oils: Basil, ylang ylang, chamomile roman, clary sage, clove, frankincense, geranium, grapefruit, jasmine, black pepper, juniper, lemon, myrrh, neroli, cinnamon, nutmeg, palmarosa, patchouli, petitgrain, rose, sandalwood,
Main Constituents: Limonene, gamma-terpinene, myrcene
Cautions: Non-toxic, non-irritant, generally non photo-toxic