Botanical Name: Citrus reticulata
Plant Part: Fruit Peel
Processing Method: Cold Pressed
Product Description: A member of the orange family, mandarin trees are smaller, both their trees, fruits and leaves. It’s essential oil is commonly used in soaps and cosmetics. It’s very often eaten raw, though there are some culinary practices using it in Southern Asia.
Cautions: This oil has phototoxic properties and exposure to the sun must be avoided after application to the skin. Due to their presence, please consult a physician prior to using this oil. Dilute well before use; May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Contact with eyes should be avoided.
Storage: It is recommended that oils packaged in metal containers (for safe shipping), be transferred into dark glass containers to maintain freshness and attain maximum shelf life.