Petitgrain Oil (South American)
Botanical Name: Citrus Aurantium var amara
Extraction: The leaves and twigs along with spent blossoms/fruits are steam-distilled
Note: A valuable skin care oil having a toning and cleansing effect. May be used direct as a light perfume.
Petitgrain Oil is derived from the Bitter Orange Tree. This tree is unique in producing three major essential oils, but in three different continents (Bitter Orange Oil from Africa, Petitgrain Oil from Paraguay and Neroli / Orange blossom from Tunisia)