Petitgrain - Citrus Aurantium Amara

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Botanical Name -  Petitgrain - Citrus Aurantium Amara.

Plant Origin - Paraguay.

Oil taken from - Leaves and twigs of the Bitter Orange tree.

Extraction Method - Steam distillation.

Aroma Description - Citrus with a green, fresh woody aroma and a gentle floral undertone.


Traditional uses for Petitgrain Essential Oil include -

Oil is anti-inflammatory and antispasmodic,  so is a good choice for muscle aches, spasms, cramps and pains.

oil is a good sedative, and is useful blended with Lavender and Ho Wood for insomnia.

Petitgrain is also a powerful nervine (nerve tonic). making it helpful when treating anxiety, stress, fear, shock and anger conditions.

Used in skincare preparations it is gentle and refreshing - can be added to haircare products to reduce hair oil and is soothing to sensitive and irritated skin.

Petitgrain blends well with -

Cypress, Patchouli, Ginger, Clary Sage, Veti-Vert, Cardamom, and Black Pepper Essential OIls amongst many others.


Mantra Aromatherapy Petitgrain Essential OIl is -

A pure and neat Essential Oil that has not been blended/adulterated or diluted in any way.

It is a Vegan product that is cruelty free.

Is presented for retail in a pharmaceutical grade brown glass bottle with a tamper proof cap and its own dripper insert for ease of use.

Each product purchased is freshly decanted from verified stock in the Uk in Wales.

Mantra Aromatherapy Petritgrain oil is a Therapeutic Grade product and can be used as part of a Holistic treatment.


Product Safety -

Always store pure essential oils in brown glass bottles in an upright position with their cap firmly secured in place.

To maximise the shelf life of any essential oil it should be stored out of direct sunlight, in a cool, dry environment.  - A medicine cabinet is ideal!


Essential Oils should never be -

taken internally,

put on the skin without being correctly diluted first. 

never be put in or near the eyes nor put on areas of damaged or inflamed  skin. 

they should be stored away from children and used with caution around babies, small children and pets.

care and Medical advice should be taken before using essential oils if you are pregnant, breastfeeding or if you have a medical condition.

Always patch test before using any new essential oil.