Botanical Name: Citrus Bergamia
Plant Part: Fruit Peel
Method of Extraction: cold pressed
Color: Light green to yellow
Perfumery Note: Middle
Strength of Initial Aroma: Medium
Aromatic Scent: Very similar to Orange but with a more complex, slightly floral aroma. If you love citrus, Bergamot is a must-have to round out your collection.
Blends Well With: Clary Sage, Frankincense, Orange, Cedarwood
Safety Information: Avoid Bergamot essential oil in direct sunlight, cardiac, fibrillation, epilepsy, and
fever. It is also a mucous membrane irritant and neurotoxin (toxic to the nerves). Do not
take any essential oils internally without consultation from a qualified aromatherapy
practitioner before using. 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 essential 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 essential oils with children. A skin patch
test should be conducted prior to using an essential oil that you have never used before.
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