Melissa - Lemon Balm Essential Oil
Also known as lemon balm, Mellissa is a highly therapeutic oil and is used in aromatherapy for its anti-inflammatory effect. It has been studied extensively for it's benefits to alzheimers, anti-diabetic effect, it has been found to have anti-tumour abilities and on top of all this it is amazing for the complexion. This beautiful smelling oil is worth every penny.
Botanical Name: Melissa officinalis
Main Constituents: Neral: 19.6% and Geranial: 30.7%
Plant Part: Leaves
Processing Method: Steam Distilled
Description / colour / Consistency: A thin, clear, colourless to yellow liquid.
Aromatic Summary / Note / Strength of Aroma: A middle note with a medium aroma, also known as Lemon Balm, Melissa is reminiscent of lemons and honey, it exudes a lovely warmth.
Blends With: Bergamot, Cedarwood, Geranium, Jasmine, Lavender, Lemon, Marjoram, Neroli, Rose, and Ylang-ylang.
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