What? The health benefits of Petitgrain Essential Oil can be attributed to its properties as an antiseptic, anti-spasmodic, antidepressant, deodorant, nervine and sedative substance. Citrus fruits are treasure troves of wonderful medicinal properties and this has earned them a significant place in the world of aromatherapy and herbal medicines. The essential oil of Petitgrain is extracted from the fresh leaves and young and tender twigs of orange tree through steam distillation.
Why? It is good for maintaining the moisture and oil balance of the skin as well as for treating acne, pimples, abnormal sweating, dryness and cracking of the skin, and ring worm. It also soothes nausea and eliminates the urge to vomit, since it is an anti-emetic. When used in the summer, it gives a cool and refreshing feeling.