100% pure therapeutic grade
Botanical name: Citrus aurantium ssp. bergamia
Plant part: fruit peel
Extraction method: cold pressed
Description: Bergamot oil is named after the Italian city of Bergamo in Lombardy, where the first oil was sold. The oil has been used in Italian folk medicine for many years.
Uplifting with its deliciously fresh and invigorating citrus aroma, bergamot may be useful for oily and blemished skin as a skin conditioner.
Bergamot blends well with: lavender, neroli, jasmine, cypress, geranium, lemon, chamomile, and coriander.
Caution: Do not apply to the skin before going out into the sun as this may increase the susceptibility of sunburn.
Safety data: Avoid during pregnancy; skin irritant (dilute before using externally); may trigger epileptic seizures in susceptible individuals.
Important note: The information provided is for educational purposes only.
It is not considered complete and is not guaranteed to be accurate.
General safety information: Do not take any oils internally.
Do not apply undiluted essential oils, absolutes, CO2s or other concentrated essences onto the skin.
If you are pregnant, epileptic, have liver damage, have cancer, or have any other medical problem, use oils only under the proper guidance of a qualified aromatherapy practitioner.
Use extreme caution when using oils with children and give children only the gentlest oils at extremely low doses.
It is safest to consult a qualified aromatherapy practitioner before using oils with children.
A skin patch test should be conducted prior to using an oil that you've never used before.
Everyday, super simple uses for essential oils
Essential oils are used to fragrance soap (2%-3%), balms (0.5%), skin creams and butters (0.5%).