Neroli oil was discovered in the late 1600s and it was said to be named after Anne-Marie, Princess of Nerole, in Italy.
The Roman god Jupiter gave an orange to his sister Juno when he married her, and brides have carried the blossom to calm nerves ever since.
Source: Citrus aurantium bigaradia is produced in Morocco, USA, Italy and France.
Extraction: Neroli Light essential oil is recovered from water distillation and then sharpened up with other natural citrus distillates to give a very good approximation of Neroli blossom essential oil, but at a much lower price.
Aroma: Neroli light essential oil has a light, sweet-floral fragrance, with a terpeny top note.
Fragrance note: Middle.
Properties: Neroli light essential oil is calming, relaxing and helps lift the emotions. In aromatherapy it is excellent for the relief of stress or tension when used with massage, calms over-excitement and feelings of anxiety when vaporized and it is excellent for improving dry or mature complexions.
Uses: Massage, baths, vaporization and may be added to base emollients.
Since Neroli is a natural tranquilliser, use it with other relaxing oils for the sweetest bath imaginable.
It is wonderful for any relaxing massage back, scalp, neck, face, hand or foot and improves skin texture at the same time.
It is an ideal and safe oil to use during pregnancy. And to feel happy in the face of adversity, inhale a few drops from a tissue or scent your entire house with its calm, sensual smell.
Blends well with: Benzoin, Cardamom, Chamomile, Clary Sage, Coriander, Frankincense, Geranium, Ginger, Grapefruit, Jasmine, Juniper, Lavender, Lemon, Mandarin, Myrrh, Orange, Palmarosa, Petitgrain, Rose, Sandalwood, Vertiver and Ylang Ylang.
Caution: Neroli Light essential oil blend is perfectly safe for home use. All citrus oils need to be stored in a cool, dark place to preserve them and keep them fresh. Ensure proper dilution.