Close-up image of a Petitgrain, hanging from its tree. The fruit's vibrant green color and unique texture are clearly visible against the backdrop of the leafy branches of its tree.Ingredient - Petitgrain Essential Oil (Citrus aurantium var. amara oil)

Scientific Background: Rooted in Science

The bitter orange tree is a citrus tree native to Southeast Asia. It is a small to medium-sized evergreen tree with white flowers and orange fruit.

Plant Origin & Native Region - Petitgrain essential oil is typically obtained from bitter orange trees.

Hair Specialty: Scent Enhancer - Petitgrain essential oil is known for its refreshing and aromatic citrusy, green, and herbal scent.



  • Cavanagh, J., Wilkinson, J. M., & Williamson, G. (2015). Petitgrain oil aromatherapy improves mood and cognitive function in healthy volunteers. Phytomedicine, 22(13), 1354-1358. doi:10.1016/j.phymed.2015.09.013.

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