Pure orange flower water (neroli), steam distilled is a versatile cleanser and toner, with an intense complex orange scent. Steam distilled in Morocco from the flowers of the bitter orange tree, Citrus Aurantum, this natural toner and cleanser suits all skin types. Let your skin feel cleansed, refreshed, hydrated and moisturized and enjoy the wonderful scent.
Citrus aurantium – pure steam distilled organic orange flower water. Additive free and ideal for formulations or to use on its own.
New freshly steam distilled, 2023 harvest organic orange flower is on order and we are expecting it mid-July.
How is organic orange flower (neroli) water produced?
Our potent orange flower water is produced in the spring in Morocco from individually picked neroli flowers. The flowers are distilled straight away onsite.
Orange flower water is described by perfumers as the ‘princess of all flower fragrances’ and the aroma can be described as ‘sparkling, youthful and romantic. This floral water is bursting with aroma character, citrus, floral, fruity, a tiny bit spicy, a treacle sweetness with green earthy aromas too. The exotic scent is distinctive and long lasting and it is known for reducing anxiety and for its uplifting effect on the mood as well as its calming qualities, especially in women.
Which skin types are orange flower water good for?
- Dry skin – orange flower water has good moisturizing properties.
- Aging and delicate skin.
- Broken capillaries.
- Skin with large pores (helps to clean pores so they appear smaller)
- Balancing the skin
- Strengthen skin cells
- Rejuvenate skin cells
Using organic orange flower water on its own
Use orange flower water with a natural sea sponge as a cleanser and toner to remove traces of makeup and everyday pollutants.
Soak a piece of cloth or a pre-dampened sponge with orange flower water and gently wipe over the face neck and hands to cleanse and tone the skin. Alternatively use a spray mister to apply the floral water, rub it over the skin and allow it to dry on the skin naturally.
Orange flower water have cooling properties and can be used as a cooling and freshening mist on the body or to cool skin which has been overexposed to the sun or wind and for cooling during hot flushes.
With its natural antimicrobial, antiseptic and anti fungal activity it can be used to clean minor wounds and scrapes.
Use as a natural aftershave to benefit from the astringent and scent properties.
Orange flower water can also be mixed with rhassoul clay for extra special face masks, skin cleansing and hair washing.
Apply to the scalp as a prewash treatment to help control dandruff and to reduce the production of excess sebum
Spray directly on the hair to add extra shine.
In the Middle east orange flower water is placed on the dinner table as used a scented hand wash before and after eating finger foods.
Both the orange flower water and rose water are both excellent for reconditioning dry lips. Spray some on the lips and rub with the finger, a 1 inch silk fina sponge until it has evaporated, also rub slightly on the inside of the lips also to remove all staining from food and drink. Once the floral has completely evaporated, the lips will be smooth and comfortable. Now apply argan lip balm for the smoothest most comfortable results.
Known as a calmative (sedative to calm nerves and anxiety), and hypnotic (aiding sleep).
Use as a room spray or sprayed lightly onto carpets of soft furnishings to create a natural summer fragrance.
Make you own floral water blend
Orange flower water blends very well with pure witch hazel water.