Cold pressed from the peel, Tangerine is a zesty addition to your oil collection. Brighter than a traditional orange oil, this light scent just begs to be diffused to get your morning started or to be added into your favourite blend. It’s bright orange colour makes this oil recognizable!
Botanical Name: Citrus reticulata blanco var tangerine
Main Constituents: Limonene: 95%
Plant Part: Fruit Peel
Processing Method: Cold Pressed
Description: The Tangerine tree was originally native to China, but is now grown predominantly in the United States and Sicily. The tree is also very similar to the Mandarin. Tangerine Essential Oil, like most of the citrus family, can be depended upon for its refreshing and rejuvenating characteristics. Users may see Tangerine Essential Oil used in perfumes, some toiletries and soaps.
Aromatic Summary: A middle note with a medium aroma, Tangerine is typically fresh, tangy and sweet. With only subtle differences, it smells much like Mandarin. In comparison to Sweet Orange, Tangerine is lighter with sweeter notes.
Blends With: Basil, Bergamot, Clary Sage, Clove Bud, Frankincense, Lavender, Lemon, Lime, Neroli, Nutmeg and Orange .
Cautions: We do not recommend consuming essential oils orally. Dilute before use; may cause skin irritation in some individuals, so a skin test is recommended prior to use. Avoid contact with eyes. Keep out of reach of children. For best results Diffuse or use topically with a carrier oil.