Probably most familiar as the distinctive flavour of Earl Grey tea, Bergamot is also widely used in perfumery.
- A member of the citrus family, Bergamot combines fresh citrus with floral tones in a unique and lively scent that combines well with a wide range of other oils.
- Bergamot is one of the key oils to think of for cold sores, shingles and chicken pox. It is also indicated for oily skin and is a great antiseptic and healing oil for acne. Bergamot also has deodorant properties perfect in homemade deodorant formulations.
- Bergamot is a primary oil for the nervous system, uplifting and calming during times of anxiety or low mood. It can lighten and refresh when feeling angry, frustrated or low in confidence and helps to clear out negative, heavy states.
- It can cause skin irritation or allergic reactions in some people. It can also cause photosensitivity, and should not be left on skin that will be exposed to sunlight.
5ml Ingredients: Organic Bergamot (Citrus aurantium spp bergamia) Part of the Plant used: Peel. Extraction method: Cold pressed.
General Safety Information:
All oils are for external use only. Always store out of reach of children. Essential oils should be diluted before applying to skin. A skin patch test should be conducted when using an oil for the first time. If you are pregnant or have an existing medical condition please seek professional advise before using. Use caution if using essential with children. Only certain oils at very low concentrations may be suitable.