Mandarin essential oil is extracted by cold expression of the outer peel. The major chemical components of Mandarin oil are limonene, citronellal, citral, linalool, myrcene, neral, terpineol, geranial, camphene, a-thujone, g-terpinolene, a-pinene, b-pinene, geraniol, and sabinene. Pleasant scent of oil has a cheerful and uplifting yet simultaneously relaxing, calming effect that helps reduce pulse rate. The soothing, calming, nervine, sedative and hypnotic actions of this oil appease the mind and boost self-confidence, gives relief from anxiety, restlessness, fear, fatigue, stress, tantrums and other negative emotions. It is a natural mood-lifter that assists in reducing tension on the nervous system, promote peaceful sleep, nourish the nerves, lessen distress and encourage absolute tranquility and calmness.
Benefits For Skin
- With its high content of vitamins, nutrients and antioxidants, oil promotes the growth of new skin cells and tissues, neutralize free radicals that can damage skin cells and often act as the primary cause of early ageing.
- It's anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory properties can help in controlling pigmentation, acne, scars and other blemishes.
- Being a depurative, Mandarin oil aids in eliminating the unwanted toxins from the body and purifies the skin, reducing pimples, blackheads, boils and other skin eruptions.
- The oil boost blood circulation and blood flow to the skin can leave skin looking plumper, brighter and more radiant.