|Botanical Name||:||Citrus Auratium|
|Common Name||:||Neroli essential oil, Citrus aurantium oil|
|CAS #||:||8016-38-4 , F.E.M.A. : 2771|
|Plant Parts Used||:||Flowers|
|Extraction Method||:||Steam Distillation|
|Color & Odor||:||Coffee brown clear liquid with a powerful but delicate, sweet floral fragrance.|
Neroli Essential Oil is extracted from small, white, waxy flowers of Citrus aurantium var. amara (also known as Citrus vulgaris) of Rutaceae family. Extracted through steam distillation process.
Constituents & Specifications
Neroli oil has various chemical compounds that include methulacetophenone, carotenoids, monoterpenses, sesquiterpenes, alkaoids synerphrine, methyl, methyl tyramines, triterpenoids, ergosterol and stigmasterol.
Specific Gravity : 1.00520 to 1.00680 @ 25°C
Refractive Index : 1.51062 to 1.51100 @ 20°C
It is anti-depressant, antispasmodic, aphrodisiac, anti-bacterial, anti-hypertension, bactericidal, cicatrizant, antiseptic, deodorant, fungicidal, emollient, cytophylactic, hypnotic, tonic, digestive-carminative, hepato-pancreatic, hypnotic and sedative
Benefits & Uses
- Neroli oil is very relaxing & helps in providing relief from chronic anxiety, depression, fear, shock & stress. It also has a calming effect and can be beneficial to digestive track.
- It acts like a great nerve tonic, uplifting and easing the mind, restoring ones energy, supreme skincare ingredient.
- It is used to scent candles; freshen potpourri; in soap making; massage oils; bath oil and as a perfume body oil.