FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions Below are questions and answers about aromatherapy massage, our products and the essential oils we use. Browse through the categories below.

If your question is not answered here, contact us today!

Aromatherapy massage benefits

Q : Why does aromatherapy massage work? A : Essential oils have been shown to have intense physiological and mental effects based on the properties of the plants they are created from. These oils, when combined with the relaxing and therapeutic effects of massage, can make a difference where simple physical therapy falls short. Please remember that all Peeled orange Massage Oil blends have been designed for a specific purpose. All the Herbal Oils in our blends have been chosen by Professional Therapists in order to perform specific tasks. Peeled Orange Massage Oils have high concentrations of top grade Therapeutic Essential Oils. Peeled Orange Massage Oils are therefore not designed to smell nice and flowery. Instead, they are designed to fully aid the Therapeutic Process, which may include Physiotherapy, Sports Massage, Sports Injury Treatment, Aromatherapy etc. Q : What are the benefits of body massage therapy? A :... 

Essential oils in our products

Q : What are the benefits of Eucalyptus oil? A : Peeled Orange use a special variety of Eucalyptus, known as Eucalyptus citriodora or "Lemon Eucalyptus". This is a highly invigorating, energising oil which creates a zest and zeal for daily activities. Peeled Orange Energising blend will instantly banish melancholy, creating a real buzz.   Q : What are the benefits of Grapefruit oil? A : Essential oil of grapefruit (Citrus paradisi) is one of the most potent oils available to the aromatherapist. It is a highly stimulating and invigorating oil, with the ability to lift the spirits whilst energising the mind and body. Peeled Orange have carefully selected this oil to aid those of us who are needing a boost to a flagging spirit. Grapefruit oil, like other citrus oils, can cause a mild sensitisation to sunlight in some individuals.   Q : What are the benefits of Bergamot oil? A : Aromatherapist’s... 

Symptoms and therapies

Q : Can aromatherapy massage help with back and joint pain? A : Absolutely. Massage is one of the many tools that a skilled therapist will use to alleviate back and joint pain. Combining this with the power of aromatherapy and essential oils can prove to be an excellent treatment. Q : What carrier oil is used in Peeled Orange professional blends? A : Sweet Almond is the carrier oil used for all Peeled Orange professional massage blends. We have chosen this carrier because the vast majority of body workers and therapists prefer the consistency, viscosity and feel of sweet almond in their therapeutic work. The sweet almond oil used in Peeled Orange products is of the best quality available; it is purified and deodorised prior to blending with the essential oils. To prevent spoilage, the finished product is treated with a natural preservative and vitamin E. The benefit of the deodorising process is that it allows the aroma a...