Orange: (Citrus Sinensis) Cheering tonic for depression, anxiety, nervous conditions. Refreshing but sedative. Helpful for mouth ulcers. Creates a positive outlook.
Essential oils are highly concentrated and need to be used (and enjoyed) with some caution. Avoid contact with eyes. Keep out of reach of children. Store in a cool dark place. Many essential oils should be avoided during pregnancy and breastfeeding, pregnant women should check the suitability of essential oils with their midwives or other health professional. They are not recommended for babies under 12 months. Some essential oils are not suitable for people with certain medical conditions â€“ eg epilepsy, high blood pressure, check with your health professional.
Essential oils should be diluted before use (exceptions are lavender and tea tree which can be applied directly). For massage dilute at a rate of 1 drop of essential oil to 2mL vegetable oil. Citrus oils (including Bergamot) should not be applied before exposure to the sun. Some essential oils are toxic if ingested.