Clearwater Apothecary is one of the leading suppliers of Bergamot Oil - Cold Pressed, is an essential oil known by the botanical name Citrus bergamia, is cold-pressed extracted from the peel of the bergamot orange fruit. Bergamot oil has a strong characteristic citrus aroma, yet fruity and sweet with a warm spicy floral quality, and is reminiscent of Neroli and Lavender oil and unique flavor. It receives great attention through its use with Earl Grey tea. This oil, like many popular essential oils, has an appealing aroma and flavor allowing for a wide range of uses including aromatherapy, flavoring and as a perfumer. Aside from its physical attributes, bergamot oil may be used in applications to maintain skin health.
Common Uses: In this variety, the bergaptene content which causes photosensitivity has been removed. This allows the Bergamot to be used in skin and hair care formulations without worrying about sun exposure after use. Bergamot Bergaptene Free Essential Oil can be used to treat skin ailments such as psoriasis and eczema and it is considered to relieve stress and anxiety. Bergamot is used for high levels of cholesterol or other fats (lipids) in the blood (hyperlipidemia)
Caution: Avoid use during pregnancy, may cause photosensitivity.
100% Bergamot (BF) Essential Oil
Pure essential oils are highly concentrated and should be handled with care.
|BOTANICAL NAME||Citrus bergamia|
|EXTRACTION METHOD||Cold Pressed|
|PARTS USED||Crude Fruit Peel|
|SCENT||citrus, yet fruity and sweet with a warm spicy floral quality.|
|APPEARANCE||Light yellowish green to yellowish brown liquid.|