$4.95 – $19.95
An attractive evergreen tree, with deep green foliage that produces sweet fruits in winter. Sharing the same botanical name as Mandarin, it is possibly a similar variant of the Mandarin and the Orange, with a rich deep Reddish-Orange colour, producing a thin skinned fruit which is easy to peel and pull apart like a mandarin, and smaller than an orange though sweeter and stronger in flavour.
The fruit rind is cold pressed to produce the essential oil, the medicinal properties of Tangerine are also very similar to that of the Mandarin, and being rather similar to Bitter Orange oil.
Ingredients: Citrus Reticulata Peel Oil
Botanical name: Citrus reticulata var. ‘tangerine’
Common name: Tangerine
Plant part: Fruit rind
Extraction method: Cold pressed
Common uses: Similar properties to Mandarin and Sweet Orange essential oil. Tangerine essential oil has been known to be beneficial for acne, congested and oily skin types.
Strength of aroma: Medium
Aromatic scent: Light, fresh fruity aroma with aldehydic overtones
Caution: Non-toxic, non-irritating and non-sensitising.
angerine oil is said to help with stretch mark, cellulite and reduce fluid retention – by improving blood circulation, that then helps to regulate skin oils secretions leading to a more vibrant and healthier skin, with additional moisturising effect. Also suitable for acne, dandruff and other skin and scalp/hair irritations. A relaxant for the nerves and mind. A digestive soother and booster for digestive complaints.
5ml, 10ml, 50ml, 100ml
Important Note: Information on the traditional uses and properties of herbs are provided on this site is for educational use only, and is not intended as medical advice. If you have any serious health concerns, you should always check with your health care practitioner before self-administering herbs.