Natural by Nature Bergamot Oil is antispasmodic, carminative, antiseptic and sedative. Useful in treating oily skin, boils and acne, also very effective for cold sores. In aromatherapy it can be uplifting and has balancing qualities that are useful for treating depression and anxiety. It can encourage a restful, relaxing sleep.
Bergamot Oil is also a natural mosquito repellant, insect bite salve and relaxing massage oil. A few drops in some water can help to cool the body down quickly when used as a compress helping to bring down high body temperature. It is used in the distinct flavouring of Earl Grey and Lady Grey teas as well as in delicate confectionary like Turkish delight. This essential oil phototoxic. Do not use before being exposed to strong UV light.
Benefits of Bergamot Oil:
Directions: Bergamot Oil can be used directly into the bath or in room diffusers. If used for massage, dilute with a carrier oil such as Almond oil or Wheatgerm Oil.