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Melissa Essential Oil is also sometimes known as Organic Lemon Balm Essential Oil.
Our beautiful, therapeutic quality English Melissa Essential Oil is steam distilled from the leaves of Melissa officinalis, an aromatic herb that is native to England and regions of Europe. The yield for Melissa Essential Oil is extremely low, making 100% pure Melissa Essential Oil difficult to acquire.
The aroma of our Melissa Essential Oil possesses an especially lovely fragrance that is bright, lemony, slightly sweet and herbaceous. Most individuals find Melissa Essential Oil to be very pleasant and uplifting.
Within skin care applications, Melissa Essential Oil is best suited for oily skin. For emotional applications, Melissa Essential Oil can help to soothe feelings of stress and anxiety and it can be helpful in promoting balanced, healthy sleep. We welcome and encourage you to research and learn about this very important essential oil.
For topical formulations intended for adults, Essential Oil Safety Edition 2 by Robert Tisserand and Rodney Young recommends a dermal maximum of 1.5% for Melissa Essential Oil based on its content of Neral and Geranial (Citral).
Origin: United Kingdom
INCI: Melissa Officinalis (Lemon Balm) Oil
Typical Shelf Life*: 2 Years
*Typical Shelf Life begins on the date of manufacture and is defined as the typical shelf life of an ingredient when it is stored and handled properly. The Typical Shelf Life is offered as a general guideline. It should not be considered to be an expiration date. Many ingredients are usable beyond the stated date, especially when stored and handled very carefully.
We recommend pairing this ingredient with the following colors:
*This item does not qualify for any promotional discounts.
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