BERGAMOT ESSENTIAL OIL
The Bergamot tree can grow up to four meters high, with star-shaped flowers, and smooth leaves, bearing citrus fruit resembling a cross between an orange and a grapefruit, but in a pear shape. The fruit ripens from green to yellow. The name Bergamot is derived from the city Bergamo in Lombardy where the oil was first sold.
VOLUME: 4 fl oz
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: Italy
BOTANICAL NAME: Citrus Bergamia
ODOR/AROMA: basically citrus, yet fruity and sweet with a warm spicy floral quality, and is reminiscent of Neroli, giving a middle note of medium strength
COLOR: light yellowish green to yellowish brown
FLASH POINT: 57 C
PLANT PART: peel
EXTRACTION METHOD: cold pressed
C.A.S.: 8007 – 75 – 8
PHTHALATE FREE: Yes
PARABEN FREE: Yes
CAUTIONS: For external use only. This Essential Oil has phototoxic properties and exposure to the sun must be avoided after application to the skin of a product containing this oil. May cause skin irritation in some individuals. A skin test is recommended prior to use, dilute prior to use. Contact with eyes should be avoided.
STORAGE: It is recommended that oils be packaged in colored glass or metal containers to protect the oil from air/light/moisture, keep it fresh, maintain the maximum shelf life, and for safe shipping.