Name: Bergamot (Natural)
Botanical Name: Citrus bergamia
Main Constituents: Linalyl acetate: 29%, Limonene: 33%
Extraction Method: Cold Pressed
Part of Plant: Fruit Peel
Description & Colour: Green-yellowish to green liquid, thin consistency
Aromatic Summary: Citrus and fruity aroma with sweet and warm, spicy floral notes. Is reminiscent of Neroli, giving a middle note of medium strength
Storage: Transfer out of any metal and shipping containers (used for safe shipping), keep in dark glass container
Safety Notes: This essential oil may contain phototoxic properties and it is suggested to avoid exposure to the sun after application to the skin. For external use only; dilute before use. May cause skin irritations, a skin test is recommended prior to use, avoid contact with eyes.
Usage: Antidepressant, antiseptic (pulmonary, genitourinary), antispasmodic, antitoxic, digestive, diuretic, deodorant, laxative, parasiticide, stimulant, stomachic, tonic, vermifuge, vulnerary. Balancing, regenerating - Good for acne, blemishes, eczema, insect bites, and wounds. Used in bathing, hair care, inhalation, massage, skin care, and vaporizer/diffuser.
Blends well with: Black Pepper, Clary Sage, Cypress, Geranium, Jasmine, Mandarin, Nutmeg, Orange, Rosemary, Sandalwood, Vetiver, and Ylang-ylang.
The name Bergamot is derived from the city Bergamo in Lombardy where the oil was first sold. The bergamot tree grows smooth leaves and star-shaped flowers, bearing a pear-shaped citrus fruit that resembles a cross between an orange and a grapefruit.Natural Blends are blends of oils from various natural sources to achieve an economical product that resembles the aroma of pure oil. Natural Blends are all-natural and do not contain any synthetics, artificial flavours, or aromatic compounds. They are not a therapeutic grade but are suitable for all-natural product preparations and can be used to fragrance various cosmetic products.