Petitgrain essential oil resembles Neroli and is a very useful aromatherapy oil in its own right. Especially good for oily skin and greasy hair. It's helpful in sebum reduction and as a treatment for acne. It's also great for oily dandruff (put 2 drops in the final rinse after shampooing greasy hair). Petitgrain aids relaxation and is a good stress-reliever with excellent anti-depressant properties. You may find it particularly useful for the 'Winter Blues' or S.A.D.Oil obtained from the leaves, twigs and unripe fruit of the bitter orange tree. It used to be distilled from little unripe oranges hence Petitgrain - means little grains. Obtained from the same tree that Neroli is extracted from. Bittersweet odour. Fresh, flowery light perfume with woody herbaceous undertones. Similar to Neroli. Antiseptic, deodorant, relaxing, refreshing, rejuvenating. Ingredients: 40-80% esters mainly linalyl acetate and geranyl acetate, linalol, nerol, terpineol, geraniol, nerolidol, farnesol, limonene among others. Citrus aurantium amara Leaf Oil. Safety Advice: Please note that The Holistic Emporium or Amphora Aromatics Ltd cannot be held responsible for any injury, illness or adverse reaction to any recipes, instructions or advice given. It is the responsibility of the end user to ensure that they have followed the relevant safety protocols and that they are aware of any possible side effects before use. We always advise that a skin patch test is carried out before full usage of any natural product whether purchased from ourselves or elsewhere.