Neroli essential oil is a type ofessential oillong used inaromatherapy. Sourced from the flowers of the bitter orange tree (Citrus aurantium), neroli essential oil is said to offer a variety of benefits for mental and physical health.
With a sweet and spicy aroma, neroli essential oil is also sometimes used as an ingredient in perfume, cologne, cream, lotion, massage oil, and candles.
In aromatherapy, neroli essential oil is typically used for the following health problems:1
High blood pressure
Neroli essential oil is said to reduce inflammation, alleviate stress, stimulate circulation, and enhance mood.
When used in skin-care and hair products, neroli essential oil is thought to treat oily skin, reduce signs of aging, and diminish the appearance of scars and stretch marks.