Latin Name : Citrus Bergamia.
Part Of Plant Used : Fruit Peel
Extraction Method : Cold Expression.
Bergamot essential oil is known to have a wide spectrum of applications, being particularly useful for mouth, skin, respiratory and urinary tract infections.
It is helpful in combating flatulence and loss of appetite. It supports the immune system, particulalry where colds, fever and flu are concerned.
It is often used as a top note in Aromatherapy applications to help people with anxiety, depression and stress-related conditions as Bergamot has a refreshing and uplifting quality.
Finally it is widely used in most major food categories and beverages, notably Earl Grey Tea.