Petitgrain oil is useful for treating insomnia, fatigue, low energy, backache, muscular tension or any kind of nervousness.
Latin name (INCI) :Citrus Aurantium Note : Top Method of extraction : Steam distilled from the leaves and twigs. Aroma: Fresh floral, Bitter sweet, Principal properties and indications : Antidepressant, Calming, Sothing,Tonic
Petitgrain was one of the ingredients of the original "eau- de- cologne".
Uses for Petitgrain essential oil:
Relieving respiratory infections,
Ease nervous tension, muscle spasms,
Relieving joint inflammation,
Balance the central nervous system,
Stress relief and promote restful sleep.
To relax after a hard day or help cure sleeplessness, add the essential oil to a warm bath. For tension, massage Petitgrain Essential Oil into the lower spine, upper back, nape of the neck and temples. And or for instant relief from fatigue or nerves, inhale a few drops from a tissue.