Grown predominately in the Calabria region of Southern Italy, Bergamot is a small citrus tree that blossoms in winter and produces a fruit similar in size to an orange. The essential oil is extracted from the skin of the fruit using a method known as cold pressing. With its sunny disposition Bergamot essential oil uplifts and refreshes the spirit and is known for helping oily and combination skin.
Botanical Name Citrus bergamia
Plant Part Fresh peel of unripe fruit
Actions Uplifting, refreshing, calming, balancing
May Help Depression, nervousness, loss of appetite, anxiety, mental fatigue
Fragrance Note Top Note
Blends with Chamomile, Coriander, Cypress, Geranium, Jasmine, Juniper, Lavender, Neroli, Citrus Oils