bitter orange essential oil

Citrus Aurantium Var Amara

Bitter Orange is a very common tropical plant that flowers similarly to the Sweet Orange tree, however, the fruit itself is smaller and darker than the Sweet Orange. It is well-known to have a strong resistance to agricultural diseases and is often used to bolster the root systems of other citrus trees. Bitter Orange trees grow all over the world in tropical climates, but they originated in the Far East. Due to its complex chemical constituency, Bitter Orange can be used for a variety of conditions, and is a popular additive to many different illness remedies.

Origin: Far East

Method: Steam Distilled

Plant part: Flowers and leaves

Amount: 10mL (0.32 fl. oz.)

Therapeutic/Home uses of Bitter Orange essential oil:

  • Skin Care: Mouth sores, mouth ulcers, and skin complexity and oil issues.
  • Respiratory Conditions: Bronchitis, chills.
  • Digestive Issues: Constipation, dyspepsia, spasm.
  • Immune System: Colds, flu.
  • Nervous System: Nervous tensions and stress-related conditions.

Other uses of Bitter Orange essential oil:

Dried Bitter Orange was used as a digestive and to assist with bodily was excretion, as well as a high-source of vitamin C to assist with conditions like scurvy, jaundice, and sepsis.

Safety information regarding Bitter Orange essential oil:

Phototoxic; otherwise generally non-toxic, non-irritant and non-sensitizing. Limonene has been reported to cause contact dermatitits in some individuals.

WARNING This oil is NOT meant to refill Corked electronic diffusers. Applying any essential oils dermally or topically should only be done with a diluted solution using a carrier oil. Do not apply essential oils straight to the skin without diluting them or contacting a physician for advice.



Citrus Aurantium Var Amara

Bitter Orange is a very common tropical plant that flowers similarly to the Sweet Orange tree, however, the fruit itself is smaller and darker than the Sweet Orange. It is well-known to have a strong resistance to agricultural diseases and is often used to bolster the root systems of other citrus trees. Bitter Orange trees grow all over the world in tropical climates, but they originated in the Far East. Due to its complex chemical constituency, Bitter Orange can be used for a variety of conditions, and is a popular additive to many different illness remedies.

Origin: Far East

Method: Steam Distilled

Plant part: Flowers and leaves

Amount: 10mL (0.32 fl. oz.)

Therapeutic/Home uses of Bitter Orange essential oil:

  • Skin Care: Mouth sores, mouth ulcers, and skin complexity and oil issues.
  • Respiratory Conditions: Bronchitis, chills.
  • Digestive Issues: Constipation, dyspepsia, spasm.
  • Immune System: Colds, flu.
  • Nervous System: Nervous tensions and stress-related conditions.

Other uses of Bitter Orange essential oil:

Dried Bitter Orange was used as a digestive and to assist with bodily was excretion, as well as a high-source of vitamin C to assist with conditions like scurvy, jaundice, and sepsis.

Safety information regarding Bitter Orange essential oil:

Phototoxic; otherwise generally non-toxic, non-irritant and non-sensitizing. Limonene has been reported to cause contact dermatitits in some individuals.

*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. Possible skin sensitivity. Keep out of reach of children. If you are pregnant, nursing, or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician. Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, and sensitive areas.