*Melissa or Lemon Balm as it is often called, is a highly sought after essential oil. It is a perennial herb is a member of the mint family native to South Central Europe, but it can now be found in many parts of the world. The herb has a distinct citrus-like scent that produces white flowers that are very appealing to honeybees—earning it the name Melissa which means honeybee in Greek. Melissa has a long history of use medicinally—even before the Middle Ages when they used it for various ailments.
100% Pure, Unadulterated (undiluted/unchanged) Essential Oil
Size: 15 ml
Botanical Name: Melissa officinalis
Extraction Process: Steam Distilled
Part of the Plant Used: Flower/Leaf
Strength of Aroma: Weak
Aromatic Scent: Grassy lemon scent.
Blends With: Basil Linalool, Bergamot, Citronella, Helichrysum, Lavender, Lavandin, Lemon, Lemongrass, Sweet Orange, Petitgrain, Rose and Jamarosa.
Child Safe: NO
How to Use:
Topical - Always use a carrier oil such as Grape Seed.
Aromatic - Use in a personal or Atomizing Diffuser.
Cautions: Possible skin sensitivity. Keep out of reach of children. If pregnant or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician. For external use only. Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, and sensitive areas.
Disclaimer: These statements and products have not been evaluated by the United States Food and Drug Administration and are not approved to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent disease.