Citrus aurantium var bergamia - Ivory Coast - Organically Grown - GRAS
It has been helpful for acne, boils, cold sores, herpes infections, alleviating pain of shingles and chickenpox, oily complexion, psoriasis (may be excellent), scabies, and varicose ulcers. Also helpful for clearing excess mucus, halitosis, mouth infections, tonsillitis, gas, loss of appetite, cystitis, leucorrhea, thrush, colds, fever, flu, antiseptic, infectious diseases, anxiety, depression, stress, refreshing and uplifting quality. May assist in calming anger, self-confidence, childhood diseases, and immuno-deficiency.
During times of sadness or grieving, it has been known to assist in reopening heart center for healing emotional wounds and inspiring or restoring joy, loving feelings and reaching out to help others. Bergamot keeps the mind young and alert it is stimulating, uplifting, and assists in letting go. Also used as an anti-depressant. Aromatic influence: may stabilize a person in a shaky emotional state. Diffused may assist in breaking smoking habit.
Found in: Feminine Aid, Present Moments, Guardian, Clarity, Potential, Awakening, Love.
Caution: Bergamot is phototoxic. The furocoumarin content in this oil will react in the sun. Do not use on exposed skin.
The Bergamont FCF has been heated up after the distilation to burn off the furocoumarins so it is safe to wear out in the sun. But some like the smell of regular bergamot better.
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