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BERGAMOT

£5.00

10ML

SOURCE: TAKEN FROM THE PEEL OF THE SMALL ORANGE-LIKE FRUIT OF THE BERGAMOT TREE, NAMED AFTER THE VILLAGE OF BERGAMO IN NORTHERN ITALY.

EXTRACTION METHOD: EXPRESSION

CHARACTER: CLEAR OIL WITH A DRY, LIGHT, FLORAL, DELICATE AND REFRESHING CITRUS AROMA.

CAUTION:  DO NOT USE BEFORE GOING IN THE SUN OR ON A SUNBED (REDUCES NATURAL PROTECTION). IF PREGNANT, CONSULT DOCTOR. MAY IRRITATE SENSITIVE SKIN. 

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Description

Citrus bergamia

This cheering and uplifting essential oil is ideal to use at the start of your day – particularly if it may be a long or trying day! Bergamot is well known for its antiseptic properties, it may be added to skin care preparations to suit oily/combination skin and generally maintain a healthy complexion.

If used daily as a room fragrance or bath oil, it can help control tension and depression build up. It is also an excellent oil for use in many ailments connected to the skin such as eczema, psoriasis, acne and seborrhoea (over production of skin oil) of the scalp and skin. This is the oil that gives Earl Grey tea it’s unusual flavour (do not try to make your own!).

PRINCIPAL ACTIONS: UPLIFTING, CHEERING, RELAXING & REFRESHING. ANTISEPTIC.  

APPLICATIONS: ANTISEPTIC, STRESS, TENSION & DEPRESSION. HELPFUL WITH CERTAIN SKIN PROBLEMS (ACNE, ECZEMA, PSORIASIS.

USEBATH: 5 – 8 DROPS IN A LITTLE CARRIER OIL OR MILK ADDED TO A RUNNING BATH.

MASSAGE: 3-5 DROPS TO EVERY 5ml MEASURE OF CARRIER OIL. 

BLENDS WELL WITH CYPRESS, NEROLI, JASMINE, GERANIUM, LEMON, CHAMOMILE, JUNIPER, LAVENDER AND YLANG YLANG.

Additional information

Weight0.40 kg
Dimensions2.5 × 2.5 × 7 cm