Bergamot 100% Pure Essential Oil
Our bergamot essential oil is cold pressed from the fresh rinds of this citrus fruit grown in orchards lining parts of the southern Italian coast.
The tart, green rinds of Citrus bergamia fruits create a sweet, lemony, herbaceous essential oil.
Botanical Name: Citrus bergamia
linalyl acetate: 31.9%
Chemical Family: Esters, Monoterpenes
Botanical Family: Rutaceae
Plant Part: Fruit Peel
Processing Method: Cold Pressed
Aroma: Citrus, fruity and sweet with a warm spicy floral
Color: Green to brownish yellow
Aroma Classification: Middle Note of medium strength
Blends Well With: Black Pepper, Clary Sage, Cypress, Geranium, Frankincense, Lavender, Patchoulii, Rosemary, Vetiver, Ylang Ylang
Cautions: Bergamot Essential Oil has phototoxic properties and exposure to the sun must be avoided after application to the skin. May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Contact with eyes should be avoided.