Orange Diffuser Blends - 10 Blissful Essential Oil Recipes

Orange essential oil is a refreshing and uplifting scent that can be diffused to help perk up the senses. The scent of oranges is known for its cleansing properties, which will make your space feel fresh and clean! It blends well with many other oils, so you can use it in recipes for homemade beauty products or aromatherapy treatments.
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The fresh and fruity scent of orange essential oil invigorates and sharpens the senses. When you feel down or overwhelmed, it can be difficult to see the positives in life.  Let these orange diffuser blends help you feel happy and relaxed.

Orange essential oil is well known for its energizing, immune-stimulating, antibacterial, and cleansing properties. You can feel bright and energized just by adding it to your aromatherapy diffuser, personal inhaler, or a diffuser necklace!

Orange essential oil promotes positive energy while providing a soothing effect on the mind and body. Diffusing orange essential oil will relax you as it fills your space with light citrus fragrance--a perfect way to start off any day!

Orange Essential Oil Blend Recipes for Diffuser by Loving Essential Oils

Benefits of Diffusing Orange Essential Oil

Diffuse orange essential oil at home or in your work-space to create a pleasant atmosphere. Orange has a distinct fragrance that will instantly remind you of freshly sliced oranges.

The scent also boosts moods and can repel insects such as mosquitoes which is great if you're traveling somewhere where there are plenty of bugs!

Pure sweet orange essential oil is made from orange peels. It can be used in DIY cleaning products due to its natural antiseptic properties. Here are some benefits of diffusing orange oil:

  • Supports the body's immune system
  • Effective deodorizer and air freshener
  • Enhances feelings of well-being
  • Offers a detoxifying effect
  • Helps ease nervous tension
  • Calms the digestive system and aids digestion
  • Provides courage when overwhelmed

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Now let's talk about how to diffuse it in your home or office.

Orange Essential Oil Diffuser Blends

By inhaling or diffusing orange essential oil, you can enhance and uplift the mind and body. Add essential oil recipes below to aromatherapy diffuser with recommended water for your diffuser tank. I like to use a 100-200 ml water tank diffuser but you can use whatever size you prefer. Adjust the drops if you desire.

 1. Hello, Sunshine

Orange essential oil is good for relieving headaches, easing joint pain, and reducing inflammation in the body. Try some aromatherapy goodness with this sunshine essential oil blend.

  • 3 drops Lemon essential oil
  • 3 drops Orange oil
  • 2 drops Jasmine essential oil (or absolute)


Orange Essential Oil Diffuser Recipes - Hello Sunshine by Loving Essential Oils with jasmine, lemon and orange

 2. North Star

Orange essential oil is a great way to help with sleep. It can be used for aromatherapy, massage or diffused into the air. Lavender and roman chamomile are two other oils that have been shown to help people sleep better. There are many health benefits of using orange essential oil like decreasing anxiety. If you're looking for an easy way to improve your sleep quality, try out this orange and lavender essential oil recipe for bedtime.

  • 3 drops Lavender essential oil
  • 3 drops Orange essential oil
  • 2 drops Bergamot essential oil
  • 1 drop Roman Chamomile essential oil


Orange Essential Oil Blends - North Star by Loving Essential Oils with lavender, orange, bergamot, and roman chamomile

 3. Down Time

Orange essential oil has a fresh and sweet citrus aroma that can help promote relaxation, relieve stress, and boost immunity. Try this diffuser blend with additional citrus oils!

  • 3 drops Grapefruit essential oil
  • 3 drops Orange essential oil
  • 2 drops Petitgrain essential oil


Orange Diffuser Recipes - Down Time Essential Oil Blend by Loving Essential Oils with grapefruit, orange and petitgrain

 4. Relax and Peace

There are many reasons we need relaxation. Stress is a major factor in contributing to bad health, and it can lead to numerous problems like high blood pressure, headaches, weight gain, sleep disorders and more. However, there are also some natural ways you can combat stress such as using orange essential oil for relaxation. See how this amazing citrus scent combination combats stress naturally without any side effects!

  • 3 drops Lavender essential oil
  • 3 drops Orange essential oil
  • 2 drops Frankincense essential oil
  • 2 drops Vetiver essential oil


Wild Orange Diffuser Blends - Relax and Peace Blend by Loving Essential Oils with lavender, orange, frankincense, and vetiver

 5. Spicy Orange Diffuser Blend

Orange Essential Oil has always been valued not only for its delightful aroma but also because of its therapeutic properties which promote calmness and relieve tension. The fragrance of oranges permeates the air with a fresh sweet scent that promotes comfort, try it with some spicy oils to really perk up the citrusy aroma.

  • 4 drops Orange essential oil
  • 3 drops Cinnamon Leaf oil (Bark is OK too)
  • 2 drops Clove essential oil


Diffusing Orange Essential Oil - Spicy Orange Diffuser Blend by Loving Essential Oils with orange, cinnamon and clove

 6. Motivate Me Monday Blend

One of the best ways to get motivated is by using essential oils. Orange essential oil has a sweet aroma that helps boost energy levels and provide clarity in order to concentrate on tasks at hand. Combine orange with cinnamon and rosemary oil for a real stimulating diffuser blend.

  • 4 drops Orange essential oil
  • 3 drops Cinnamon Bark essential oil
  • 2 drops Rosemary essential oil


Sweet Orange Diffuser Recipe - Motivate Me Monday by Loving Essential Oils with orange, cinnamon, and rosemary

 7. Sanctuary Diffuser Recipe

The scent of orange essential oil can help people feel more productive, happy, and relaxed. Orange essential oil also helps relieve stress, anxiety, depression and fatigue. Enjoy using this essential oil recipe for calming the environment and making it your own sanctuary.

  • 5 drops Orange essential oil
  • 3 drops Douglas Fir essential oil


Diffuser Recipes with Orange Essential Oil - Sanctuary by Loving Essential Oils

 8. Feel Good Blend

Orange essential oil is a great way to help relieve stress. The scent of orange invokes feelings of happiness and positive, which can be helpful for those who are feeling stressed or negative. Orange essential oil has been shown to have anti-depressant properties as well. Try it out in this feel good essential oil blend.

  • 3 drops Bergamot essential oil
  • 3 drops Orange essential oil
  • 2 drops Spearmint essential oil
  • 1 drop Ylang Ylang essential oil


Diffuser Blends with Orange Essential Oil - Feel Good Blend by Loving Essential Oils with bergamot, orange, spearmint, and ylang ylang

 9. Orange Harvest

This cheerful orange diffuser recipe offers a natural way for you to deal with the stress in your life. Aromatherapy can be used on a daily basis for cleansing the air and making your space inviting. Enjoy the woody citrus aroma of this oil blend.

  • 3 drops Cedarwood (any type)
  • 3 drops Orange essential oil
  • 2 drops Frankincense essential oil


Sweet Orange Essential Oil Diffuser Blends - Orange Harvest by Loving Essential Oils with cedarwood, orange and frankincense

 10. Sweet Pine

Pine and orange essential oils are both very energizing for the mind, body and spirit. When it comes to aromatherapy, studies have shown that these two scents can be used in a variety of ways to promote relaxation or concentration depending on your needs at the moment. Pine is known as an air purifier with antiseptic properties which make it perfect for use around your home. Orange and pine are also found to be mood elevators. Try this uplifting essential oil diffuser blend!

  • 4 drops Pine essential oil
  • 3 drops Sweet Orange essential oil
  • 1 drop Sweet Marjoram essential oil


Sweet Orange Diffuser Blend - Sweet Pine by Loving Essential Oils with pine, orange, and marjoram

Orange Diffuser Blends - Safety Guidelines

Diffuse 30 minutes to 1 hour at a time, read more about how long to diffuse oils.

It is best not to apply undiluted essential oils onto the skin. When using essential oils topically on the skin, be sure to dilute with a carrier oil like jojoba oil or sweet almond oil.

Using essential oils can improve a person’s emotional, physical, and mental state. For best results, make sure you use pure essential oils and learn how to use them properly.

People can have different responses to essential oils, you may find what works for one person, doesn't work for you. You can learn more here about what to do when essential oils don't work.

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More Orange Essential Oil Combinations

Orange essential oil can be used for a variety of purposes, including combating depression, boosting energy levels, and promoting restful sleep. Here are some orange essential oil combinations that can be used to achieve these benefits:

For Depression

Orange essential oil can be combined with lavender oil and chamomile oil. This combination can help to increase feelings of happiness and relaxation.

For Energy

Orange essential oil can be combined with peppermint oil and grapefruit oil. This energizing blend can help to improve mental clarity and physical stamina. The crisp and sunny essential oil combination is invigorating.

For Sleep

Orange essential oil can be combined with valerian root oil and lavender oil. This calming blend can help to promote deep, restful sleep.

As you can see, orange essential oil can be a versatile addition to your natural wellness arsenal. By trying different orange essential oil combinations, you can find the perfect blend to suit your needs.

Substitute for Orange Essential Oil

Out of orange essential oils? If you're attempting to make a DIY recipe that calls for orange essential oil and you don't have any on hand, there are a few substitute essential oils that you can use. Whatever substitute you choose, be sure to start with a small amount and add more as needed until you achieve the desired scent.

While there are many benefits to using orange essential oil, you may not have it readily available. If you find yourself in need of a substitute, there are a few options you can choose from, depending on the intended use and desired aroma.

For example, if you're looking for an orange essential oil substitute for aromatherapy, consider using tangerine or mandarin oil instead. Alternatively, you could also try using lime or grapefruit essential oil. 

These citrus oils will provide a similar aroma to orange oil. Citrus oils are uplifting and can help to improve your mood.

If you're looking for an orange essential oil substitute for cleaning, try using lemon, pine, or cedarwood oil instead. These oils have antiseptic properties that can help to disinfect surfaces.

Whatever your needs, there's sure to be an orange essential oil substitute that will work for you.

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