Mandarin Essential Oil
Certifications: Kosher. Vegan. Kid Friendly
Botanical Name: Citrus reticulata
Plant Part: Fruit Peel
Processing Method: Cold Pressed
Description / Color / Consistency: A thin, yellow orange to dark orange liquid.
Aromatic Summary / Note / Strength of Aroma: A top note with a light aroma, Mandarin has an intense, fresh scent characteristic of sweet oranges.
Blends With: Other citrus oils such as Lime, Orange, Lemon, and Grapefruit, as well as spice oils such as Nutmeg,Bay and Clove Bud.
Product Abstract: Compared to orange trees, mandarin trees are smaller, with smaller leaves and fruits. The oil comes largely from Brazil, which exports in excess of 200 tons a year. The best quality, however, is exported from Italy. Mandarin is even more effective, synergistically, when used with other citrus oils. Mandarin Essential Oil is commonly used in soaps, cosmetics, perfumes and men's colognes. It also has many applications in the flavoring industry.
Cautions: This oil has phototoxic properties and exposure to the sun must be avoided after application to the skin. Due to their presence, please consult a physician prior to using this oil. Dilute well before use; May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Contact with eyes should be avoided.