Aroma: Citrus-sweet, spicy, green-fresh, and curiously floral
Latin Name: Citrus bergamia ssp. Bergamia
Country of Origin: Italy
Cultivation Method: Conventionally grown
Extraction Method: Cold pressed (furocoumarin-free)
Extracted From: Peel of the fruit
Color: Greenish / yellow
Perfumery Note: Top
Aromatherapy Properties: Bergamot is famous for its fresh and uplifting notes.
Suggested Use: Bergamot is a favorite in perfumery and blends well with most all essential oils. Or, use a few drops in a diffuser to brighten the mood. Note: Aromaland bergamot essential oil is FCF: furocoumarin-free, so it is safe to use topically with dilution.
History: Earl grey tea has been famously flavored with bergamot oil. Its aroma can be enjoyed along with the spicy citrus flavor imparted in the dried tea leaves.
Specific Safety Information: Not for internal use. Use in low concentrations topically, and avoid use of oxidized essential oils. This is a light essential oil with a six-month shelf life that shortens with exposure to light and air. Oxidized oil can cause skin irritation. Ask your doctor if you have any questions before use.
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