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neroli

Fringe medicine
An essence from the bitter or sour orange tree which, in the pseudoscience of flower essence therapy, is said to calm the nerves, relieve anxiety and induce sleep.

neroli (n·rōˑ·lē),

n an essential oil, extracted from the petals of the bitter orange (
Citrus aurantium), used for treating depression, frigidity, insomnia, scars and stretch marks, and stress.
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Rose and neroli are the most expensive essential oils.
Inspired by Mediterranean orange blossom, Laura Mercier's Neroli eau de parfum proves the make-up artist - who has worked with Madonna - hasn't just got an eye for colour but a nose for scent too.
It's an aromatherapy blend of neroli, rose and mandarin (apparently designed to help soothe your little one) and shea butter to nurture young skin.
Neroli, also known as bitter orange flower oil, comes from orange blossom and has uplifting and restorative properties and helps improve the skin's micro-circulation," says Liz.
Pop a Golden Slumbers bath bomb into the water - with its lavender, camomile and relaxing neroli oil, it soothes and heals while easing anxiety.
Gloomaway - based on lively grapefruit to create a sense of optimism; Lazabout with orange flower and neroli to help you feel la-di-da; All'swell with cooling cucumber attends to all aspects of well-being; Fretnot with soothing tangerine to dispel worries and ginger plus citrus-y lemon and lime helps shoo your malaise.
Radox Heavenly Bath Velvet with Raspberry Leaf and Neroli (250ml, pounds 2.
Rose absolute, neroli (the essence of love) and violet (a symbol of fertility) are aphrodisiacs, so melt his heart with products containing one or all of them.
Bergamot, chamomile, neroli and lavender leave hands smelling and feeling great.
The smell of neroli, lavender eucalyptus and hazelnut oils are a delightful blend that has an incredibly calming aroma-therapeutic effect that allows me to wake up each morning with radiant, rested skin.
Darphin pours essential oils of ylang ylang, patchouli, neroli, rose, jasmine, ever-lasting, iris and lavender into its 8-Flower Nectar (pounds 80) aiming to nourish the complexion.