Melissa (Blend) Essential Oil 10ml
Soothing, calming and relaxing
Melissa (Blend) Essential Oil is great for use last thing at night to help you settle down to bed
An uplifting scent to help lift spirits and clear the mind
Melissa (Blend) makes a lovely room spray which has a lovely fragrance and can help to uplift your spirits. It's a lovely calming oil which can help you to relax at bedtime. read more
This oil is made up of fractions taken from other oils including Lemongrass and Citronella which gives a close approximation to the composition of the whole oil while avoiding the expense of true Melissa.
Paracelsus called it the Elixir of Life. It was used for anxiety, melancholy and to strengthen and revive the vital spirit.
Dilute in a carrier oil before skin application. Keep away from children and out of eyes. Do not take internally or apply undiluted to the skin. For further advice on using essential oils to treat medical conditions, we recommend you seek advice from a professional.
Please note that Amphora Aromatics Ltd cannot be held responsible for any injury, illness or adverse reaction to any recipes, instructions or advice given. It is the responsibility of the end user to ensure that they have followed the relevant safety protocols and that they are aware of any possible side effects before use. We always advise that a skin patch test is carried out before full usage of any natural product whether purchased from ourselves or elsewhere.
Melissa is frequently adulterated Lemon Grass Lemon or Lemon Verbena being mixed with or substituted for the genuine oil True Melissa is rare and costly I am often asked why this is so given that the plant is as prolific as a weed The answer is that the plant has an unusually high proportion of water in its makeup with only a very small amount of the oily essence So like other costly oils it takes a huge amount of plant material to produce a very very small amount of essential oil
The name means bee in Greek and the smell does attract these insects Melissa has a beautifully fragrant lemony scent hence its other name Lemon Balm It is helpful for allergies and is a gentle tonic
This oil is made up of fractions taken from other oils including lemongrass and citronella to give a close approximation to the composition of the whole oil.