Mandarin – citrus reticulata
Mandarin essential oil is very mild and known for many healing properties. For instance, mandarin essential oil is useful in helping to reduce acne, brighten the skin, alleviate insomnia, reduce oily skin, diminish the appearance of scars and age spots and minimize stress and wrinkles.
Mandarin oil also has properties as an , , , , depurative, digestive, hepatic, nervous relaxant, sedative, stomachic, and tonic substance.
Mandarin oil is used as a flavouring agent in the food and beverage industries, cosmetics, soap, oil, and perfume industries,
It has been known to show photo-toxicity and it may produce irritation in some skin types. This essential oil relieves stress, cures skin disorders, maintains moisture balance in the skin, treats diarrhea, constipation, flatulence and other such disorders related to digestive and excretory systems, while also diminishing scars, stretch marks, and fat cracks on the skin.
Cost: 5 ml $8.55 10 ml$15.40 for Yellow Mandarin
Cost: 5 ml $8.50 10 ml $15.00 for the Red Mandarin
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