Properties: Anticancer, antidepressant, antiseptic, antispasmodic, digestive, sedative, and tonic.
Common Primary Uses: Anxiety, calming, constipation, indigestion, obesity, oily skin, uplifting, water purification.
Folklore: According to Roberta Wilson, “From early times, oranges have been associated with generosity and gratitude. Once called ‘golden apples,’ oranges symbolized innocence and fertility.”
Historical Uses: Oranges, particularly the bitter orange, have been used for palpitation, scurvy, jaundice, bleeding, heartburn, relaxed throat, prolapse of the uterus and the anus, diarrhea, and blood in the feces.
Other Possible Uses: This oil may help appetite, bones (rickety), bronchitis, colds, colic (dilute for infants; helps them sleep), complexion (dull and oily), dermatitis, digestive system, fever, flu, lower high cholesterol, mouth ulcers, muscle soreness, obesity, sedation, tissue repair, water retention, and wrinkles.
Body System(s) Affected: Digestive and Immune Systems, Emotional Balance, Skin.
Aromatic Influence: Orange brings peace and happiness to the mind and body and joy to the heart, which provide emotional support to help one overcome depression.
Usage Instructions Application: Apply to Vita Flex Points and/or directly on area of concern; diffuse.
Safety Data: Avoid direct sunlight for up to 12 hours after use.