The benefits of bergamot include combating stress. It has traditionally been used for oily and troubled skin.
In Traditional Chinese Medicine, bergamot is used to assist with the flow of vital energy so the digestive system can work smoothly. It is used to soothe occasional indigestion and gas.
The benefits of bergamot include the spiritual and emotional as well. Bergamot releases the need to be in complete control so that we can flow with life more easily.
When we can relax and trust the universe to handle details of any life situation, we release the fear of the unknown and become clear about our own mission.
This is why Bergamot is helpful when dealing with dependency or compulsiveness that may be associated with smoking, drugs or alcohol.
Because this oil opens the heart chakra and is uplifting to the mind, which eases stress and tension in mind, body and soul. Place on the heart to release this patterning and embrace relationships (self and others).
What Chakra is Affected? Promotes opening of the solar plexus and heart chakras.
What is the Corresponding Chakra Color? Orange and green.
|Botanical Name||Citrus bergamia|
|Country of origin||Italy|
|Cultivation||Conventional (Non GMO)|
|Extraction Method||Cold Pressed|
|Plant part||Crude Fruit Peel|
|Color||Light yellowish green to yellowish brown liquid.|
|Scent||The aroma is basically citrus, yet fruity and sweet with a warm spicy floral quality, and is reminiscent of Neroli and Lavender oil.|
|Strength of Aroma||Medium|
Main Constituents: Linalyl acetate: 12%, Limonene: 45%
Use diluted - 50:50 dilution (one part essential oil: one part of carrier oil). Then, apply several drops (2-4) on location, apply to chakras/vitaflex points or Diffuse.
|Blends well with||
Black Pepper, Clary Sage, Cypress, Frankincense, Geranium, Jasmine, Mandarin, Nutmeg, Orange, Rosemary, Sandalwood, Vetiver and Ylang-ylang.
The name Bergamot is derived from the city Bergamo in Lombardy where the oil was first sold. This tree is native to South East Asia but was introduced to Europe, and particularly Italy, but is also found in the Ivory Coast, Morocco, Tunisia and Algeria.
|Warnings||It may cause sensitivity in some individuals. Avoid use during pregnancy.|
|Manufacture||Best Natures Cosmetic|
|Country of Manufacture||Canada|
This information is for educational purposes only, it is not intended to treat, cure, prevent or, diagnose any disease or condition. Nor is it intended to prescribe in any way. This information is for educational purposes only and may not be complete, nor may its data be accurate.
As with all essential oils, never use them undiluted. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children. If applying an essential oil to your skin always perform a small patch test to an insensitive part of the body (after you have properly diluted the oil in an appropriate carrier.