Bergamot

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Citrus bergamia

$ 20 USD

Growth Method: Cultivated

Extraction Method:Cold Pressed

Part of Plant: Fruit Peel

Country of Origin: Italy

Note: Top

Scent: Spicy, citrus with balasmic body


Blends With: Cypress, geranium, jasmine, juniper, lavender, lemon, neroli, and orange

Common Uses: Anger, anxiousness, depressed mood, emotional stress, fear, insomnia, low appetite, and nervous tension

Contraindications:

  • Do not combine with photosensitizing drugs, herbs, or oils.
  • Avoid UV exposure for 12 hours after use.
  • May cause hyperpigmentation and possibly skin cancer with UV exposure, and the effect is intensified if combined with alcohol.

Applications:

  • Bath: 1-3 drops in a full bath
  • Diffuse: 1-9 drops in a diffuser, follow manufacturer's instructions
  • Massage: 1-3 drops in 1 oz carrier oil or cream

Disclaimer:

Essential oils should not be used undiluted. Avoid essential oil contact with the eyes or mucous membranes. Keep away from children. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified practitioner. If applying an essential oil to your skin always perform a small patch test.

This information educational purposes, it is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. This information should not be used as a substitute for medical counseling with a health care professional. Individuals with serious illnesses should consult a qualified health care professional. 

This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.