Mandarin Main Therapeutic Properties
General properties: Very helpful in supporting emotional healing. It provides a nurturing enhancement to rose, sandalwood and frankincense. Often the combination of any of the mentioned oils, gives a sensation and aroma of being at the ocean.
The Circulatory system: Improves general circulation, aids excess fluid elimination.
The Digestive system: Calming and soothing to digestive system, constipation, upset stomach, travel sickness, stimulates elimination in colon and said to stimulate appetite.
The Endocrine system: supports balancing action of geranium and lavender
The Nervous system: Helpful in treating restlessness, nervous tension, insomnia (use with lavender), mental tonic, soothes nervous disorders.
The Skin: useful in treating oily acne skin, improves local circulation and is a good toner, detoxing, use to treat congested skin, cellulite, and stretch marks.
Psychology of: Nurturing, warming, sense of well being, uplifting yet calming.
The above information is from The Institute of Aromatherapy – Aromatology Theory Course, Materia Medica