Extraction Method: Cold expression
Part of Plant Used: Ripened fruit
Aroma: Light, delicate, refreshing
Characteristics: green to olive green, mobile liquid
Effect: Sedative & uplifting
Precautions & Contraindications
-May cause skin sensitivity
-Do not go into sun directly after use (including in body lotions or massage oils). Causes photo-sensitivity because of the bergaptene content. It is the most photo-sensitive of all the oils. You can purchase bergaptene free Bergamot if using for skincare
High in Esters (calming), Terpenes & Alcohols.
Digestive System: eases painful digestion, dyspepsia, flatulence, colic, indigestion, loss of appetite due to emotional stress, great intestinal antiseptic, gall stones, nervous indigestion
Nervous System: Anxiety, depression, nervous tension, cooling ans refreshing can ease anger, sedative to the sympathetic nervous system.
Lavender, neroli, jasmine, cypress, geranium, lemon, roman chamomile, juniper, coriander, and violet.
Bergamot does NOT have an “N” in it - no need to throw it in there just for fun :)