Pure Aromatherapy USDA Organic Single Origin 100% Pure Essential Oil Certified Organic by QAI Plant Part Fruit Peel Source Italy Aura Cacia Organic Bergamot (Citrus bergamia) Essential Oil is a reviving, soothing citrus oil with floral and sweet notes that distinguish it from other citrus oils. Often considered the finest of the citrus oils, bergamot is native to tropical Asia but grows almost exclusively in Italy, Brazil, France and the Ivory Coast. Aura Cacia Organic Bergamot Essential Oil is expressed from the fruit peel of certified organic Italian-grown bergamot oranges.
Citrus bergamia (bergamot) oil
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. Ingestion: Bergamot can be used orally for help with halitosis (bad breath), canker sores, sore throats. Note that only one to five drops are ever used at any one time, and not for long periods. Because it is from the peel of a fruit, it is generally safer in this regard than other oils. Cautions: Organic Bergamot Essential Oil has phototoxic properties and exposure to the sun must be avoided after application to the skin. Due to the presence of bergaptene in this oil, please consult a physician prior to using it. Dilute well before use; May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Contact with eyes should be avoided.