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Orange, Bitter Essential Oil

  • Citrus aurantium
  • Origin: Egypt
Orange, Bitter Essential Oil


Parts Used

Fruit peel

Extraction Method

Cold expressed

Note Classification



Fresh, dry bitter citrus, with woody undertones


This oil has an affinity with the digestive system.


1/2 oz. and 1 oz. essential oils are packaged in amber glass bottles with drop reducers for easy application. Larger sizes are packaged in amber screw cap bottles and do not come with reducers or droppers.

Blends Well With

Bay, black pepper, citrus oils, clary sage, ginger, lavender, myrrh, neroli, vetiver

Herbal Miscellany

The bitter orange tree is well known for its resistance to disease and is often used as grafting stock for other citrus trees, including the sweet orange.


Oil Specific: May cause skin irritation. Phototoxic.
General: As with all essential oils, never use them undiluted, in eyes or mucus membranes. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children. If applying an essential oil to your skin always perform a small patch test to an insensitive part of the body (after you have properly diluted the oil in an appropriate carrier.

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This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.