Description: Petitgrain Oil is known for its sweet floral aroma all over North Africa, Paraguay, Northeast India, Southern China and Haiti. Extracted with the steam distillation method from the twigs of the bitter orange Citrus Aurantium plant, this Essential Oil is famous for its floral, clary stemmy aroma that is used in many aromatherapy practices.
Botanical name: Citrus orantium
Blends With: Petitgrain Oil blends well with Rosewood Oil, Bergamot Oil, Palmarosa Oil, Sandalwood Oil, Lavender Oil and Geranium Oil.
Constituents: The various constituents of Petitgrain Oil are geraniol, neryl acetate, geranyl acetate, nerol, linalool, terpineol, linalyl acetate and myrcene.
- Petitgrain Oil is very popular in the perfume and aromatherapy industry for its floral fragrance.
- Since it’s a citrus oil, it is also used for treating skin issues like acne, excess grease and excessive perspiration.
- It is beneficial for treating insomnia, recuperation, nervous exhaustion and other stress related conditions.