Bergamot is a go-to for states of mental and emotional dis-ease. Helpful anti-anxiety and antidepressant qualities. Can relieve colic, flatulence and indigestion and to stimulate appetite when under stress. Combine with lavender and tea tree for cold sores. Powerful antispasmodic- very useful in blends addressing menstrual and abdominal cramping. Bergamot is overall relaxing, calming and restorative.
Emotional Support- bergamot encourages concentration, confidence, balance, joy, motivation, harmony and completeness.
Latin Name: Citrus bergamia
Country of Origin: Italy
Extraction Method: Steam distilled rinds
Top note with citrus, sweet aroma with floral undertones.
We suggest refrigerating high limonene oils, like bergamot. Skin sensitization possible if using old and/or oxidized oils. Essential Oils are typically used externally through inhalation and topical application while properly diluted. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified aromatherapy practitioner to address a specific health need, for a specified amount of time. Keep away from children and pets.
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