Botanical Name: Citrus Bergamia
Country Of Origin: Southern East Asia
Cultivation: Organically/Traditionally Cultivated
Extraction Method: Steam Distillation
Parts Extracted From: Fresh Fruit
Shelf Life: 4-5 years
Colour & Appearance: Yellowish Green
Safety & Warnings: Please avoid direct sunlight or sun beds for 12 hours after applying Bergamot essential oil to the skin. Serious skin burning/damage can occur if Bergamot is used on the skin and then the skin is exposed to the sun or a tanning booth. Bergamot must not be applied to the skin undiluted nor undiluted in a bath.
Advantages & Applications: It is extensively used in perfumery for its sweet freshness.
Bergamot oil is used in production of both female and male perfumes, and in most fragrance groups, mainly in top notes.
Repels insects and soothes insect bites.
It can be used to cool a fever and boost the immune system.
Used as a room freshner.