Dai Dai flowers are mainly grown in the Anhui, Fujian, and Guangdong Providences of China. The flowering season is only from April through June and the yield is very low each year. Due to this small window of growth, this oil is definitely a treasure!
Dai Dai is considered to be a cultivar of Citrus aurantium, making it very comparable to Neroli in makeup and aroma. This steam-distilled essential oil has a rich, floral scent with citrusy overtones, making it the perfect addition to your perfumes and scented product blends.
This oil is rich in linalool and linalyl acetate, giving it a lovely scent that is relaxing to the senses. The aroma creates a soothing effect on mood and helps relieve nervous tension. When used to relieve tension, Dai Dai Flower can also help ease cravings and manage hunger. It’s aromatic scent and relaxing properties also make it helpful for promoting a romantic mood. Diffuse using 2-3 drops per 100 mL of water or use in a personal inhaler to enjoy the relaxing aroma.
Dai Dai Flower Essential Oil is also beneficial for skincare! When properly diluted, it can help to reduce the appearance of imperfections and soothe skin irritations. For topical applications dilute to 1-3% in your favorite carrier oil.
- KidSafe: Yes
Pregnancy Safe: Yes
Nursing Safe: Yes
Pup & Pony Approved: Yes