Botanical Name - Lemon Balm (Melissa) - Melissa Officinalis.
Plant Origin - Europe.
Oil taken from - Leaves.
Extraction Method - Steam distillation.
Aroma Description - Lemony green and floral aroma with herbaceous and grassy undertones.
Traditional uses for Lemon Balm Essential Oil include -
Powerful antioxidant with strong anti-inflammatory properties. It fights cell damage caused by stress and cellular aging due to oxidation.
Useful Immune system booster.
Soothing digestive relief from conditions such as nausea, vomiting, bloating, flatulence, colic, and cramping.
Pain relief - headaches, toothaches (particularly when used with Clove Bud essential oil) muscular aches and pains and menstrual cramping.
Insect repellent qualities - use with Citronella for a powerful result.
Helps with bites, stings and cuts as oil has antimicrobial properties.
Gently relaxing to the mind, releasing tension and anxiety. For this reason it is also good to help with sleep related conditions, - restlessness, broken sleep and insomnia as it promotes a calm mind.
Lemon Balm blends well with -
Bergamot, Lavender, Frankincense, Geranium, Lemon, Lemongrass, Citronella, Peppermint, Basil, Aniseed, Cajeput and Chamomile Essential OIls amongst many others.
Mantra Aromatherapy Lemon Balm Essential OIl is -
A pure and neat Essential Oil that has not been blended/adulterated or diluted in any way.
It is a Vegan product that is cruelty free.
Is presented for retail in a pharmaceutical grade brown glass bottle with a tamper proof cap and its own dripper insert for ease of use.
Each product purchased is freshly decanted from verified stock in the Uk in Wales.
Mantra Aromatherapy lemon Balm oil is a Therapeutic Grade product and can be used as part of a Holistic treatment.
Product Safety -
Always store pure essential oils in brown glass bottles in an upright position with their cap firmly secured in place.
To maximise the shelf life of any essential oil it should be stored out of direct sunlight, in a cool, dry environment. - A medicine cabinet is ideal!
Essential Oils should never be -
put on the skin without being correctly diluted first.
never be put in or near the eyes nor put on areas of damaged or inflamed skin.
they should be stored away from children and used with caution around babies, small children and pets.
care and Medical advice should be taken before using essential oils if you are pregnant, breastfeeding or if you have a medical condition.
Always patch test before using any new essential oil.