Orange peels have a clear, orange scent; the flavors are tart or bitter, depending on the variety. 

​All citrus fruits are native to the region from East Asia south to Australia. The colorful rind of almost any citrus fruit may be used as a fragrant seasoning. Citrus fruits are members of the Rutaceae family, which includes lemons, oranges, limes, tangerines, citrons, grapefruits, and many more. 

​In Tunisia, the bitter orange peel and fruit are used for pickling liquids and in Spain and Latin America used for making marmalade.

Orange is among the most popular fruits in the world, because the health advantage related with it is known to be numerous.

​Not only oranges are good for health, but also orange peels are
excellent for the skin. Most of the people waste orange peels because
lack of knowledge about benefits of peels. On the other hand many
cosmetic companies using orange peel extract in their products. Why
orange peel is so special? The reason is this it contains a wide variety
of nutrients as well as phytonutrients that are extremely powerful in
healing several skin problems. 

Orange peels powder helps to glow the skin.

Use for Skin Fairness
​Mix orange peels powder in yogurt and apply on face and gently scrub. Wash face after 15 minutes. It helps to reduce oil from skin and fair the color of skin.If you have black spots or blemishes on your face, use the above paste on face to clear your skin. Orange peels skin has naturally bleach properties.

Oily Skin
If you have oily skin with open pores and facing acne and spots problem then tackle all these issues with orange peels powder. Mix powder in egg white along a few drops of lemon juice then apply on face for 15 minutes and rinse off with normal water. Apply once a week. After regular use you will observe a change on your skin issues.

For Removing Acne
Dirt on face block pores which leads to acne. Use orange peels powder to get rid of acne as it has the best result because it cleans the skin from depth. Mix orange peels powder in water to make a smooth paste. Apply it on face and leave for 15 minutes then wash the face. It does not only reduce oil from face but also remove acne after further application.

Black Heads and White Heads
An excellent solution to remove blackheads out of your skin is applying an orange peel mask. For making a simple mask, mix one part yogurt in two parts orange peels powder and make a thick paste. Apply paste on face by moving fingers in circular motions then wash face after 15 minutes. This not simply offers a natural and non-painful method of removing of black heads but additionally unblocks excess oils and dirt clogged within skin pores.

For Face Freshness
​Make a smooth paste by mixing orange peels powder and milk. Application this face mask on face for 20 minutes. Gently remove it with lukewarm water. You will feel your skin fresh after use.

Teeth Whitening
​Orange peels powder is a cheapest way to remove yellowish stains from teeth and make them white. Make a paste and rub it on teeth regularly. It will make the teeth white without using any chemical product.

Anti Aging
Adopt the right anti aging skin care tip to stay young and fresh. Mix together orange peels powder and turmeric in water, use it on face to stop aging marks. It helps to clean the skin from blemishes as well.

Swelling on Body
If insect bites on body or body swell, use orange skin to get relief from pain and swelling.

Fatigue Fighting
​After doing lots of work people feel fatigue in body. For getting relief from fatigue add some orange skin strips in bathing water and take bath with that aromatic water. Soothing fragrance of orange will calm you.

​For culinary uses orange peel powder is endless: in mulling spice, meat rub,
seasoning additive to your favorite recipe, teas and more.


Orange Peel Powder - Morocco

CCitrus sinensis 

Part of Plant Used


Dried, powdered