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Bergamot Essential Oil

Citrus bergamia

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Bergamot Essential Oil

Citrus bergamia

Description

Our certified organic bergamot essential oil is cold pressed from the fresh rinds of this citrus fruit grown in orchards lining parts of the southern Italian coast. One of our favorite ways of using this essential oil is in an inhaler blend to help ease unwanted muscle spasms. 

The tart, green rind of the Citrus bergamia fruit is transformed into a sweet, lemony, herbaceous essential oil. In addition to helping ease muscle spasms, it is also highly desired when looking to lift a cloud of depression, when wanting to reduce pain and inflammation, or when trying to minimize the growth of uninvited fungus or bacteria. Emotionally and energetically, bergamot essential oil is deeply relaxing, restorative, and calming. This essential oil is incredibly uplifting and can help diffuse feelings of anger or frustration. This is one of the best oils when looking to support a good night’s rest and/or help manage situational anxiety naturally.

Properties
Category
6 - Ease
Aromas
Peppery
Citrus
Herbaceous
Lemony
Sweet
Notes
Top-middle
Chemical Families
Esters
Monoterpenes
Therapeutic Properties
Analgesic
Anti-inflammatory
Antibacterial
Antidepressant
Antifungal
Antifungal (candida)
Antispasmodic
Carminative
Cooling
Immunostimulant
Country of Origin Italy
Cultivation Organically Grown
Extraction Method Cold Pressed
Plant Part(s) Fresh Fruit Rind
Botanical Family Rutaceae
Applications + Recipes Resources

Additional Reading:

1. Battaglia S. The Complete Guide to Aromatherapy. 2nd edition, The International Centre of Holistic Aromatherapy, Australia, 2003
2. Davis P. Aromatherapy an A-Z. New revised edition C.W. Daniel Company Limited, England, 1999
3. Mojay G. Aromatherapy for Healing the Spirit, Henry Holt and Company Inc., England, 1996
4. Schnaubelt K. Advanced Aromatherapy,The Science of Essential Oil Therapy, Healing Arts Press, USA, 1998

Safety + Shelf Life

Phototoxic - Avoid direct sunlight or tanning beds for up to 18 hours after applying Bergamot to the skin. Bergamot must not be applied to the skin undiluted. Serious skin burning or damage can occur if Bergamot is applied and the skin is exposed to the sun or a tanning booth. It may be used safely (no phototoxic response) on the skin in a blend at no more than 0.4% (approx. 1-2 drops per 1 oz/30 ml of carrier). If you are using the oil on an area of your skin that has no exposure to the sun or UV light, then there is no safety concern.

If oxidized, Bergamot essential oil may cause skin irritation or sensitization due to the high limonene content.

The suggested shelf life is 4 years.

Batch History
Batch Number Pressed Date
BRG-109 March 2017
BRG-108 January 2016
BRG-107 January 2015
BRG-106 Winter 2014
BRG-105 Winter 2013
BRG-104 Winter 2012
BRG-103 Fall 2010
BRG-102 Winter 2008
BRG-101 Summer 2006
Description

Our certified organic bergamot essential oil is cold pressed from the fresh rinds of this citrus fruit grown in orchards lining parts of the southern Italian coast. One of our favorite ways of using this essential oil is in an inhaler blend to help ease unwanted muscle spasms. 

The tart, green rind of the Citrus bergamia fruit is transformed into a sweet, lemony, herbaceous essential oil. In addition to helping ease muscle spasms, it is also highly desired when looking to lift a cloud of depression, when wanting to reduce pain and inflammation, or when trying to minimize the growth of uninvited fungus or bacteria. Emotionally and energetically, bergamot essential oil is deeply relaxing, restorative, and calming. This essential oil is incredibly uplifting and can help diffuse feelings of anger or frustration. This is one of the best oils when looking to support a good night’s rest and/or help manage situational anxiety naturally.

Properties
Category
6 - Ease
Aromas
Peppery
Citrus
Herbaceous
Lemony
Sweet
Notes
Top-middle
Chemical Families
Esters
Monoterpenes
Therapeutic Properties
Analgesic
Anti-inflammatory
Antibacterial
Antidepressant
Antifungal
Antifungal (candida)
Antispasmodic
Carminative
Cooling
Immunostimulant
Country of Origin Italy
Cultivation Organically Grown
Extraction Method Cold Pressed
Plant Part(s) Fresh Fruit Rind
Botanical Family Rutaceae
Applications + Recipes Resources

Additional Reading:

1. Battaglia S. The Complete Guide to Aromatherapy. 2nd edition, The International Centre of Holistic Aromatherapy, Australia, 2003
2. Davis P. Aromatherapy an A-Z. New revised edition C.W. Daniel Company Limited, England, 1999
3. Mojay G. Aromatherapy for Healing the Spirit, Henry Holt and Company Inc., England, 1996
4. Schnaubelt K. Advanced Aromatherapy,The Science of Essential Oil Therapy, Healing Arts Press, USA, 1998

Safety + Shelf Life

Phototoxic - Avoid direct sunlight or tanning beds for up to 18 hours after applying Bergamot to the skin. Bergamot must not be applied to the skin undiluted. Serious skin burning or damage can occur if Bergamot is applied and the skin is exposed to the sun or a tanning booth. It may be used safely (no phototoxic response) on the skin in a blend at no more than 0.4% (approx. 1-2 drops per 1 oz/30 ml of carrier). If you are using the oil on an area of your skin that has no exposure to the sun or UV light, then there is no safety concern.

If oxidized, Bergamot essential oil may cause skin irritation or sensitization due to the high limonene content.

The suggested shelf life is 4 years.

Batch History
Batch Number Distillment Date
BRG-109 March 2017
BRG-108 January 2016
BRG-107 January 2015
BRG-106 Winter 2014
BRG-105 Winter 2013
BRG-104 Winter 2012
BRG-103 Fall 2010
BRG-102 Winter 2008
BRG-101 Summer 2006

Product Q&A

1 out of 1 users would recommend this to a friend


BY
Anita W
October 3, 2015
awesome product!
just love this bergamot !

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