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Bergamot Essential Oil


Citrus bergamia

Family : rutaceae


Closely related to the lemon and bitter orange tree and growing 16 feet high the essential oil is obtained by expressing the rind of it's green slightly oval shaped  fruits. 

Bergamot is a delightful uplifting fragrance with a sedative effect apon the body. This oil is highly versatile and frequently used in perfumery.

Very effective as an antiseptic and with great toning qualities it can be used for acne, cold sores, oily skin and psoriasis.

Bergamot oil is particularly powerful as an anti -depressant when blended with geranium or rose oil.


There is no relation to the bergamot herb native to North America


  • Aroma

    Light citrus with a hint of floral

  • Note


  • Main Qualities

    Antibacterial, antidepressant, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, deodorant, expectorant

    Helps to :  promote new cell growth and heal wounds, relieve pain, reduce fever, stimulate the immune system.

  • Blends well with

    basil, chamomile, carrot seed, cedarwood, clary sage, cypress, eucalyptus, frankincense, geranium, grapefruit, jasmine, juniper, lavender, lemon, manderin, marjoram, myrhh, myrtle, neroli, orange, patchouli, petitgrain, pine, rose,rosemary, ylang- ylang

  • Precautions

    Do not use on skin exposed to UV light or sunlight as this will cause discolouration and sensitivity. Not suitable for babies or young children

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