Orange, sweet

Citrus sinensis


Add Orange oil to your water to support Weight Loss, Liver Detoxification, Clear Skin and Balanced Gut Bacteria. Tastes like liquid sunshine!

Supports a Healthy Weight Loss Program.

Disinfects the air and surfaces in your home. Add to Dish Soap, General Soaps, Cleaning sprays, etc. Smells like a tangerine blossom!

Add to your cocktails or mocktails.

Practical Applications

  • D Diffuser
  • I Inhalation
  • F Food/Flavoring
  • T Therapeutic

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Drink often for Daily Detox / Weight loss: Add 3-7 drops to the bottom of the glass before filling with water or sparkling water. Supports weight loss, liver detox, clear skin and general health. Tastes like a tangerine sweet orange juice!!

Weight loss Treat – Light Orange Dreamsicle!!

Ingredients: 1- 6oz single serving Greek yogurt (plain, Fage), 1 TBSP organic honey, 3-7 drops Melissa’s Botanicals Orange Essential Oil. This treat has 18 grams of protein, 20% of your daily calcium, and has only 130 calories. Tastes like lemon custard! Use this for your calcium-rich bedtime treat or a light morning breakfast.

Food – Add to your foods, soups, olive oil or desserts. Start with one drop and increase to taste. Try Orange oil in: salad dressings, Thai soups, cookies, pies, candy… the list is endless!

Food/Drinks – Add to your cocktails or mocktails. Use alone or add with Lemon! Orange/Lemon Fresh Summer Cocktail/Mocktail – squeeze ½ lemon into a 12-ounce glass. Add 1 ounce Vodka or Gin and 2 drops of orange essential oil, lemon EO or both. Stir. Add 3 ice cubes. Fill with San Pellegrino. For an alcohol-free version, add more San Pellegrino and Agave to taste.

Diffuse for Liquid Sunshine – Orange oil is Inhaled or Diffused to clean the air while making people Happy! Place 3 drops of orange oil in the palms of hands, rub together, and inhale 5 deep breaths! Add it to your diffuser to dispel mental fatigue and psychological heaviness. Dropping a few drops on a cloth and putting it under the car seat provides a sunny disposition while hanging in the car!

Contains 90+% D-limonene- one of nature’s strongest antioxidants, according to the Mayo Clinic. Lemon and Orange essential oil have the same benefits and can be combined in food or drinks.

How Does It Work

Antiseptic – Inhibits the growth of microorganisms such as bacteria or fungi.

Antidepressant – Helps uplift mood

Photosensitizing, photo toxic – May cause a skin reaction such as burning, irritation, or pigment change upon exposure to ultraviolet light (sunlight, tanning lights). Do not apply before sun exposure.

Tonic – Increases tone and vitality of skin, other organs or body systems

Practical Applications

  • D Diffuser
  • I Inhalation
  • F Food/Flavoring
  • T Therapeutic

View Our Usage Guide for More Information

Ingredients & Sourcing

100% Pure Therapeutic Essential Oil from Argentina

Botanical name: Citrus sinensis

Source: SA Plantes Aromatics du Diois (SAPAD) 100% Organic Located in Provence, France

All Melissa’s Botanicals products are GRAS – Generally Regarded As Safe.


  • May be photosensitizing – May cause a skin reaction such as burning, irritation or pigment change upon exposure to sun or ultra-violet lights (tanning beds)

  • Dilution Necessary! – These essential oils must be diluted into a “carrier” to be used on the skin or they can be irritating or harmful. Dilute to 10% EO. 90% Carrier. The following are acceptable carriers: Lavender essential oil, lotion, cream, salve, vegetable oils, alcohol, witch hazel or vinegar.

  • If swelling, redness or irritation occurs, discontinue use. Use Olive oil to remove from skin. If you have sensitive skin, try 1 drop of essential oil on the inner arm and monitor effects for 24 hours. Keep out of reach of children. Keep away from eyes. Do not use undiluted on skin.

The FDA has not evaluated the statements on this website. No claims are made by Melissa’s Botanicals as to the medicinal value of any products from Melissa’s Botanicals. The information presented here is for educating our customers about the traditional uses of essential oils and is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. You are responsible for understanding the safe application of these products. If you have any questions, please call or email us for further information.