DoTerra Essential Oil…
Wild Orange Essential Oil
Cold-pressed from the orange peel, wild orange is excellent for energizing and revitalizing. It is also commonly used as an effective tool for uplifting mood, as well as for its wonderful citrusy aroma.
DōTerra Wild Orange, is of the botanical family Rutaceae, grown in the Dominican Republic, with the oil expressed from the peel of the fruit.
Wild orange is an unpretentious essential oil, used in aromatherapy to create the feeling of happiness and warmth, while calming nervous digestive problems.
Properties: Antidepressant, anticancer, antispasmodic, antiseptic, sedative and tonic.
Historical Uses: Orange essential oil has been used historically for scurvy, palpitation, bleeding, jaundice, prolapse of the uterus and anus, heartburn, diarrhea, and blood in the feces.
Possible Uses: doTERRA wild orange essential oil may help with appetite, anxiety, colds, bronchitis, complexion, colic, digestive system, dermatitis, flue, fever, mouth ulcers, high cholesterol, obesity, muscle soreness, tissue repair, sedation, wrinkles and water retention.
- Topically – Can be applied neat directly to the skin. Apply to reflex points or directly onto the area of concern. Like any citrus oil, avoid direct sunlight after application.
- Aromatically – Diffuse orange essential oil.
- Internally – Take internally using gel capsules or just with your food or beverage. Orange is classified as GRAS for human consumption by the FDA.
Common uses for Wild Orange oil
Wild orange is one of the most powerful and aromatic of the essential oils. It is excellent for disinfecting and killing fungus and pathogens. It has very effective actions against colds and flu, and is highly recommended for use during their early stages.
Wild orange also supports the elimination toxins from the body, while stimulating the lymphatic system.
It can be both energizing and uplifting and sedative. It does this by instilling feelings of peace. It can be used in the treatment of anorexia.
Wild orange’s main constituent, limonene, has powerful anti-cancer activity, suggesting that this oil might be effective as an anti-cancer agent.
It also supports collagen formation in the skin.
Modern research into Wild Orange oil
In clinical testing, the antioxidant Citrus sinensis exhibited absolute fungitoxicity (it kills fungi) against 10 post-harvest pathogens. It was also absolutely toxic for spore germination.
A university study has demonstrated that wild orange oil is highly effective as an antidepressant.
Other uses for Wild Orange oil
Diffusing wild orange is very effective at killing pathogens in the air. It provides a very pleasant way to disinfect and kill bacteria, and assists with colds and flu.
Diffusing wild orange can also be beneficial for nervous tension and stress, and is relaxing for children at bedtime.
Diffuse in the car on long trips. It is very calming and uplifting, and relieves stress. Its anti-fungal, anti-bacterial and anti-pathogenic activity also enhances the enjoyment of travel.
Put 1-2 drops of wild orange in drinking water. It’s a good diuretic, and is most useful in balancing water retention, and may be helpful with obesity. Its lymphatic-stimulant action further helps to balance water processes, as well as detoxification, aiding the immune system and general well-being. Can be very helpful for acid reflux or heartburn. It has a powerful alkalizing effect on the system, making it very effective for many digestive issues.
Blended in massage oil or added to a bath, wild orange assists with colds and flu, eliminates toxins from the body, boosts the lymphatic and immune system and helps ease nervous tension and stress.
Add to furniture polish, to help protect furniture against damage from insects.
Add several drops of wild orange oil to some water in a spray bottle, shake well, to disperse the oil, and spritz on bed sheets, drapes or upholstery (think Febreze®). May also be sprayed into the air as a fragrant, pathogen-killing air freshener for kitchens and bathrooms.
Check out the video: Heidi had an great experience with doTERRA Wild Orange essential oil and the kids in the car. If you want to try and get the screaming and fighting kids to calm down, try and do what Heidi did.
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