Citrus Aurantium Amara Flower Oil

Bitter Orange Essential Oil

→ Mexican Name: Aceite Esencial de Naranja Amarga
→ INCI: Citrus Aurantium Amara Flower Oil
→ Derivation: 🌹 Flower
→ Country of origin: 🇲🇽 Mexico


Citrus Aurantium Amara Flower Oil, also known as bitter orange flower oil or neroli oil, is derived from the blossoms of the bitter orange tree, scientifically called Citrus aurantium var. amara. The oil is recognized for its soothing and rejuvenating properties as well as its antimicrobial and antioxidant characteristics.


  • Rejuvenating
  • Soothe
  • Antioxidant


It improves skin elasticity, reduces the appearance of fine lines and balances. It is known to have antimicrobial and antioxidant properties, which can contribute to overall skin health whilst providing protection against free radicals. The main components of Citrus Aurantium Amara Flower Oil include linalool, limonene, and alpha-terpineol. Linalool is a terpene alcohol with a floral scent, while limonene is a terpene known for its citrus fragrance. Additionally, nerolidol, farnesol, and geraniol are present, contributing to the oil's pleasant aroma.


Antioxidant Support, Signs of Aging, Look of Redness, Eye Care

Suitable for

  • All skin types

Our approach to ingredients

At Viva Maia, we're proud to introduce a unique skincare collection that marries the profound heritage of pre-Hispanic cultures with modern scientific innovation.

Our formulations are crafted from 100% natural ingredients, selected for their effectiveness and eco-friendly nature. With Mexico's rich biodiversity, we tap into potent and sustainable ingredients.

We cultivate many of these ingredients ourselves and meticulously handcraft our extracts, powders, and oils.