Bergamot Organic Essential Oil
Benefits & How To Use
Bergamot Organic Citrus bergamia (1175)
This refreshing citrus oil comes from the peel of a small, pear-shaped fruit that grows mainly in Italy, and was named after the town of Bergamo. Many recognize its scent as the flavouring used in Earl Grey tea. It reduces inflammation, enhances immunity, and cools fevers. Bergamot can be helpful to ease feelings of hopelessness, soothe stress and anxiety, and relieve insomnia. It is a marvellously cheering and balancing oil, which can help pave the way for a restful night. It blends well with nearly all essential oils.
NB: Bergamot is phototoxic so use one of the Bergamot FCF oils if you are putting Bergamot on your skin and then going out into sunlight.
Tip: Add to a spray bottle of water and lightly spritz basements, carpets, and damp areas to remove mildew, pet, and household odors.
Help me choose
A non-organic Bergamot is also available.
More general information about Bergamot
Please see Bergamot Essential Oils.
This is a pure therapeutic-quality certified organic aromatherapy essential oil from Italy, and is obtained from the peel.
About Bergamot Organic
- Botanical name: Citrus bergamia
- Plant family: Rutaceae
- Production: Expressed
- Cultivation: Certified organic
- Country of origin: Italy
- Part of plant: Peel
- Fragrance family: Citrus, Green
- Special precautions: Do not use on the skin before exposure to sunlight.
- Major compounds: Limonene, Linalyl acetate, Linalool
- Item no: 1175
I use Oshadhi. When you have found the best, why bother with the rest? Oshadhi oils have consistently superb quality and vibrancy and they have the tops in customer service. 10/10!
Dr Jane Buckle PhD RGN, Founder, RJ Buckle Associates
Author of Clinical Aromatherapy in Healthcare, Elsevier 2014.
Oshadhi is special — an exceptional resource for the health professional requiring the very best in essential oils. What makes this company special is three key attributes: first, the sheer range of their aromatic therapeutic products is phenomenal; secondly, and most crucially, the organic purity ...
Gabriel Mojay, Author, Aromatherapy for Healing the Spirit,
Principal of ITHMA, Founding Co-Chair IFPA
I find Oshadhi oils to be simply exquisite. Their fragrances are so rich and full bodied. It is easy to immediately discern the difference their insistence on extraction by slow distillation makes. The larger molecules make the oils like beautifully aged, smooth fine wines! Last week I ordered 1ml o ...
Elizabeth Ashley, 'The Secret Healer',
Author of 19 books on Aromatherapy
I had the pleasure of meeting Jonathan and the company Oshadhi a few years ago at a therapy event and subsequently since our paths have crossed many times. It was obvious at the time and is reinforced at each encounter the passion and philosophy for providing quality products and training is a key f ...
Sue Mousley, Former Chair, International Federation of Aromatherapists,
Aromatherapist, Midwife, Pregnancy and Baby Massage Trainer
As a practising aromatherapist and Principal Tutor for the IFA (teaching their Level 4 Diploma course in Aromatherapy Massage), Oshadhi are always my go-to company for quality oils. I can relax in the knowledge that all the producer research has been carried out for me, so I can just focus on what ...
Marie Wayte, Principal Tutor, Rosewood College of Aromatherapy