Orange oil, also known as Citrus sinensis oil, is an essential oil. This oil is cold pressed from orange peels. Behale sources its Orange oil from trees grown in South Africa. A study conducted by at Kochi Medical School noted that limonene has considerable anti-inflammatory properties. The high quantity of d-limonene in Behale Organic Orange oil suggests those same anti-inflammatory properties. Orange oil has antibacterial properties, which makes it an effective all-purpose cleaner. Mix 2 cups of distilled water, 2 tbsp of white vinegar, and 10 drops of Behale Organics Orange Oil. Pour this mixture into a spray bottle and shake well. This DIY mixture has a citrusy scent and disinfects surfaces. Behale Organic Orange oil blends well with Cedarwood oil, Clary Sage oil, Nutmeg oil, Rosemary oil, and Sandalwood oil. Orange oil is fresh and adds a lovely top note to blends. Always dilute essential oils before topical use. Orange oil is phototoxic and can increase the chance of getting a sunburn. Do not use Orange oil topically before exposure to sunlight.
Behale Organic Lemongrass oil, also known as Cymbopogon citratus oil, is an organic essential oil. Behale sources its Lemongrass oil from South Africa, Malawi, and India. Citral is a major component in Lemongrass oil. Behale Organic Lemongrass oil is rich in citral (over 70%). Citral lends its mosquito repellant properties to Lemongrass oil, so Behale Organic Lemongrass oil is effective in repellant blends. Dilute Lemongrass oil with a carrier oil such as Baobab oil or Manketti oil before topical use. Lemongrass oil can irritate the skin if it's used in high concentrations. Behale recommends a maximum concentration of around 0.7%-0.8%. Pregnant women and children should use this oil even more sparingly. To enjoy the benefits of Behale Lemongrass oil without worrying about dilution, add this oil to a diffuser. Aside from repelling mosquitos, Lemongrass oil vapor is also antifungal. Like other citrus-scented oils, Lemongrass oil works well as an all-purpose cleaner. Add 3-4 drops of Behale Organic Lemongrass oil to dishes, laundry, or store-bought all-purpose cleaners to add a fresh and clean smell. Do you want to make your own DIY all-purpose cleaner? Mix 2 cups of distilled water, 2 tbsp of white vinegar, and 10 drops of Behale Organics Lemongrass Oil. Pour this mixture into a spray bottle and shake well. This DIY mixture will clean your home and smell great while doing it. Lemongrass oil has a lemony scent. Behale Organic Lemongrass oil blends well with Clary Sage oil, Cypress oil, Lavender oil, and Lemon oil. Lemongrass oil's high concentration of citral makes it very powerful and dominating in blends, so use it sparingly when blending.