This oil smells a lot like sweet orange, but not as sweet and slightly "heavier."
For cosmetic use, this essential oil is good for treating acne as well as having a pleasing and uplifting scent. Medicinally its used in healing salves for insect bites, boils, cold sores, and it also packs a punch in insect repelling sprays.
May cause sun sensitivity, and is cautioned for wearing this EO in direct sunlight. As with any essential oil, dilute in a carrier oil before applying to the skin. Some people cannot use certain oils due to health reasons, so research well before using.
Extraction Method: Steam distilled. From Italy.
Bergamot's Benefits: Antidepressant, antiseptic, deodorant, and insecticidal.
INCI: Citrus Bergamia (bergamot) essential oil.
Pack sizes: of 16oz. and smaller are shipped in sunlight resistant glass bottles. Shipments outside of the continental US are packed in plastic to avoid damage during transit. All sizes larger than 16oz. are packed in wholesale plastic containers and are measured out by weight.