Bergamot is strongly anti-septic and uplifting, has a sweet fruity, citrus aroma and is clear in colour. A really special, rounded, citrus aroma, Bergamot is the perfect oil to help lift that Monday-morning feeling any day of the week! The bergaptene content of this oil causes photosensitivity in sunlight.
Country of Origin: Sicily.
Method of Extraction: The oil is expressed from the peel of the Bergamot fruit.
It is well known as an ingredient in Earl Grey Tea.
It is recommended for use in massage only by qualified aromatherapists but is ideal for the home oil burner/diffuser. Absolute Aromas also stocks a bergaptene-free Bergamot, known as Bergamot FCF, which is safer for use on the skin.
Bergamot is strongly anti-septic and uplifting, try adding 20 drops to a bottle of unfragranced shower gel to give you get up and go in the mornings.
Bergamot is strongly anti-septic, use in a burner to cleanse and uplift a room's atmosphere. Experiment by blending with the other citrus oils, Cedarwood, Frankincense, Lavender or Clary Sage.