Citrus Reticulata Var. “Tangerine”
Plant part used
Place of origin
China, USA and Sicily
Similar to the mandarin but with a slightly weaker aroma.
A sweet, light and tangy aroma.
Method of extraction
Cold pressing (Expression)
Similar botanical species to Mandarin however Tangerine represents a lower stage in the horticultural development of the fruit. Tangerines do not have pips.
Blends well with
Basil, Bergamot, Chamomile, Clary sage, Frankincense, Geranium, Grapefruit, Ginger, Lavender, Lemon, Lime, Neroli, Orange, Rose, Rosemary and Ylang Ylang.
Mind & Spirit –Relaxant, soothing to the nervous system, alleviates stress and tension.
Body – Tonic effect on the digestive system. Reduces fluid retention and stimulates circulation. Assists with the reduction of stretch marks.
Skin & Hair – Useful for acne, congested and oily skins.