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Neroli has been shown to be an effective and therapeutic choice for the management of pain and inflammation. Results of one study in the Journal of Natural Medicine suggest that neroli possesses biologically active constituents that have the ability to reduce acute inflammation and chronic inflammation even more so.
It was also found that neroli essential oil has the ability to reduce central and peripheral sensitivity to pain.
The effects of inhaling neroli essential oil on menopausal symptoms, stress, and estrogen in postmenopausal women were investigated in a 2014 study. Sixty-three healthy postmenopausal women were randomized to inhale 0.1 percent or 0.5 percent neroli oil, or almond oil(control), for five minutes twice daily for five days in the Korea University School of Nursing study.
Compared with the control group, the two neroli oil groups showed significantly lower diastolic blood pressure as well as improvements in pulse rate, serum cortisol levels, and estrogen concentrations.
The findings indicate that inhalation of neroli essential oil helps relieve menopausal symptoms, increase sexual desire, and reduce blood pressure in postmenopausal women. In general, neroli essential oil can be an effective intervention to reduce stress and improve the endocrine system.
A study published inEvidence-Based Complementary and Alternative medicine investigated the effects of using essential oil inhalation on blood pressure and salivary cortisol levels in 83 prehypertensive and hypertensive subjects at regular intervals for 24 hours.
The experimental group was asked to inhale an essential oil blend that included lavender, ylang-ylang, marjoram, and neroli. Meanwhile, the placebo group was asked to inhale an artificial fragrance for 24, and the control group received no treatment.
What do you think researchers found? The group that smelled the essential oil mix including neroli had significantly decreased systolic and diastolic blood pressure compared with the placebo group and the control group after treatment.
The experimental group also showed significant decreases in the concentration of salivary cortisol. It was concluded that the inhalation of neroli essential oil can have immediate and continuous positive effects on blood pressure and stress reduction.