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Clementine Oil Health Benefits

Clementine is the smallest of the mandarin oranges. Clementines have benefits for the skin that are similar to mandarins, but they are unique in some ways.

 

One of the most enjoyable is the scent according to research; nearly 50 different compounds in the oil create the unique smell, which is known in aromatherapy for lifting your spirits.

 

They’re a great source of vitamin C delivering about half the recommended daily intake, which helps support a healthy immune system. They also have potassium, vitamin B, and fiber, as well as some calcium, magnesium, and copper.

 

Clementine essential oil is extracted by cold expression from the outer peel. It has a fresh, crisp citrus aroma.

 

Its scent is as complex and multi-layered as a good Red Mandarine, but sweeter.

 

It possesses the sweetness of Sweet Orange Rind or Tangerine, but more subtle with almost a touch of floral to it.

 

Physically, it tends to be a sedative, which agrees with its relaxing effect on the mind. Some authorities recommend it for treating rapid heartbeat, and for insomnia.

 

Add 10 drops of Clementine oil and five drops lavender oil to a spray bottle for a pleasant, disinfecting room spray.

 

Diffuse Clementine oil to regulate digestive function and soothe the nervous system, reducing stress and tension.

 

Clementine essential oil can be applied topically, as a compress, in the bath, through direct inhalation, or diffuser.

 

This oil has antioxidant and antifungal properties. Sweet Clementine Oil is phototoxic; individuals using the oil should refrain from direct sun exposure.

 

Clementine oil is used in aromatherapy owing to its pain relieving and rejuvenating nature.

 

It possesses purifying properties and promotes better and restful sleep. Massage with Clementine oil aids in relieving stress, uplifts the mood and enhances mental clarity.

 

However, people with dry or sensitive skin should be cautious while using Clementine oil and should consider using additional carrier oil during its topical usage.

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