Botanical Name: Citrus bergamia
Extraction Method: Cold Pressed
Plant Part: Fruit Peel
Aroma: citrus warm floral scent, bright spicy, savory fruity aroma
Color: Light yellowish green to yellowish brown liquid
Description: Bergamot (evergreen) belongs to Lamiaceae Family - native to the Canary Islands. The tree may grow from 2 - 10 m. tall which doesn't grow in the wild. It is cultivated. The long branches are covered with spines. The tree yields small pear-shaped fruits which are not edible, but are very useful for the oil extracted from the peel/rind.
Blends Well With: Black Pepper, Clary Sage, Cypress, Frankincense, Geranium, Jasmine, Mandarin, Nutmeg, Orange, Rosemary, Sandalwood, Vetiver and Ylang-ylang
History: Used in Italian folk medicine for many years for fever and worms.
Use Safely: Generally safe to use. Simply follow instructions to dilute. The International Federation of Aromatherapists does not recommend that Essential Oils be taken internally unless under the supervision of a Medical Doctor who is also qualified in clinical Aromatherapy.
STORAGE LIFE: Up to seven (7) years
Euro Dropper Cap: included for your convenience
- Combine Bergamot, Ginger, and Lime to ease digestive discomfort
- Diffuse to help boost respiratory health
- Blend with Patchouli to help ease tenstion and stress
- Add to anti-inflammatory blends
- Create a cooling muscle rub with Bergamot and Eucalyptus
- Add to citrus blends to round out the aroma
- Blend with Geranium to help reduce depression and anxiety
- Combine with a carrier oil to help reduce itchig and pain
Cicatrisant, Deodorant, Vulnerary, Febrifuge, Sedative, Antibiotic, Analgesic, Antiseptic, Disinfectant, Antidepressant
Antifungal Foot Soak
5 drops Bergamot
5 drops Sandalwood
Warm water (small basin/tub)
2 teaspoons Epsom salts
Soak feet in hot water for 10-15 minutes. Repeat daily if necessary. Avoid use of tanning beds or direct sunlight on feet directly after soaking as Bergamot is phototoxic.
These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.