Neroli flower doesn't just have a pretty name. It has a beautiful comforting fragrance and has many health and beauty benefits. It is an important ingredient in aromatherapy and organic skincare. Neroli is the flower of small oranges which are also known as marmalade oranges. From getting rid of wrinkles and age spots to helping in reducing anxiety, here is why you should have neroli induced products like oils and candles at home. 

The white fragrant flowers have an amazing scent which is utilised in making essential oils and skincare products. This oil was also used a lot in Ancient Egypt and it is said to have helped in fighting plague as an ingredient in Chinese medicine. The fragrance helps in reducing the levels of cortisol in the brain, which relaxes us.  

Benefits For Skin

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Neroli oil has a major role in stimulating skin cells in that help in regenerating which and that is how it has anti-scarring properties. This makes it an excellent ingredient in curing stretch marks, scars and age spots. It also has anti-inflammatory, antibacterial and pain-relieving properties. It can also be used to reduce fine lines, treat oily skin, and hydrate all skin types. Neroli is safe for sensitive skin as well so this makes it an all-rounder!

Health Benefits

Menopausal Symptoms

Neroli oil is said to be very good for women going through menopause when inhaled. It relieves several symptoms associated with it like low libido, high blood pressure, and elevated stress.

High Blood Pressure & Pulse Rate

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Lower down your blood pressure by inhaling a good quality, genuine neroli oil. It is said to reduce cortisol which is a stress hormone. The limonene content in the oil may also work on your autonomic nervous system in a positive way, which is a process that controls breathing and heartbeat.  

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First Stage Labour

According to a study on women in first-stage labour neroli oil is said to reduce the feelings of anxiety and pain which they feel during the first stage of contractions.  


This amazing oil's anti-inflammatory properties come into use for skin treatment. It is said neroli oil can help in reducing skin irritation. It may also have a positive impact on inflammatory responses within organs.

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Premenstrual Syndrome

Neroli oil helps in decreasing several symptoms of PMS (premenstrual syndrome) and that includes working on pain, irritated mood, and bloating.

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Get yourself some neroli essential oil-induced candles online and light them every time you take a bath or feel low. It calms you down and relaxes your senses.

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