Petitgrain is an essential oil extracted from the leaves and green twigs of the bitter orange tree.
Originally from Southeast Asia, it is used in traditional medicine for all sorts of ailments. Petitgrain is high Linalool and Limonene, useful for correcting oily scalps. Its oil has been used in preventing hair loss and strenghten hair follicles because of its high vitamin content. Its antimicrobial and antibacterial qualities make petitgrain essential oil suitable for treating wounds and insect bites.