Bergamot Essential Oil

$36.67

Citrus bergamia

Bergamot essential oil has a light citrusy aroma with the power to both relax and invigorate.  This oil also harnesses medicinal qualities that can boost overall digestive and cardiovascular health.*

Applications:

  • Aromatic
  • Topical
  • Internal
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Description

The benefits of bergamot oil can be harnessed aromatically, topically, and internally.  Diffusing the oil into a room will create a pleasant citrus aroma with a hint of spice that can help to relieve tension and focus the mind.  This oil also has purifying properties that can improve complexion, and adding a few drops to a facial cleansing product can rejuvenate the skin as well as reduce the appearance of acne and blemishes.  The same properties, as well as its antiseptic nature, make bergamot oil a popular addition to homemade cleansing products.  Consuming a few drops after a meal can improve digestive function, and may also benefit the nervous and cardiovascular systems as well as boost the metabolism.

Uses

  • Diffuse in an enclosed environment to combat feelings of stress and anxiety.
  • Reduce the appearance of acne by incorporating a drop into facial cleansing products
  • Take one to two drops in a veggie capsule to support healthy digestive, cardiovascular, and metabolic function.*

Directions for Use

  • Aromatic: Use three to four drops in the diffuser of your choice.
  • Topical: Apply one to two drops to desired area; dilute with a carrier oil minimize the risk of irritation.
  • Internal: Dilute one drop in 4 fl. oz. of liquid, or take several drops in a veggie capsule.

Primary Benefits

  • Can stimulate digestive system and boost metabolism*
  • May reduce the appearance of acne and purify the skin
  • Invokes feelings of calm and invigorates the mind

Aromatic Description

  • Citrus, spice

Collection Method

  • Cold Press

Plant Part

  • Fruit rind/peel

Main Constituents

  • Limonene, linalyl acetate

Cautions

Bergamot oil can become toxic when exposed to UV ray; store in a cool, dark location and avoid direct sunlight exposure within 12 hours of topical application.  Dilute with a carrier oil before applying topically to reduce the risk of irritation.  Never use essential oils in place of prescribed medications or against the advice of a doctor.