Citrus Peel, Lemon Orange
$6.00 – $22.00
Form: Cut & sifted & powder
Origin: North Africa, North America
Functions: Citrus peels are classified as carminative, nervine tonic, stimulant and laxative. They are are rich flavonoids, polyphenols, minerals, carotenoids and essential oils. Citrus peels are a powerhouse of Vitamin C and antioxidants. Citrus peels may be beneficial for herbal remedies that support healthy digestion*, cleanse the body by encouraging bowel movements*, uplift the mood and boost immune response*. Due to high antioxidant and vitamin C content, citrus peels are commonly used in skincare to address dark spots from hyperpigmentation*, acne and acne scars*, boost collagen* and keep the skin looking bright, radiant and glowing. Citrus peels may also possess antibacterial properties and may be beneficial for oily, acne prone skin.
Uses: Citrus peels are commonly used to brew herbal teas or to make mulled wine. They can also be infused to create a refreshing mist for skincare or used in face mask.
Aroma: Citrus, Tangy
Plant Part: Peel