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Melissa Leaf Oil Sample

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Botanical Name: Melissa officinalis.

Main Constituents:
Geranial: 30.7%
Plant Part: Leaves
Origin: Slovenia
Processing Method: Steam Distilled
Description / Color / Consistency: A thin, clear, colourless to yellow liquid.
Aromatic Summary / Note / Strength of Aroma: A middle note with a medium aroma, Melissa Leaf Essential Oil has a warm and radiant scent reminiscent of lemons.
Blends With: Bergamot, Cedarwood, Geranium, Jasmine, Lavender, Lemon, Marjoram, Neroli, Rose, and Ylang-ylang.


Product Abstract: Related to mint and native to the Mediterranean basin and Central Asia, the herb's name Melissa comes from the Greek for ‘honey bee’, as its white flowers are a favourite of bees. It was thought to give comfort and drive away sadness, and has always been grown as a common garden herb. It is a main ingredient in Carmelite Water, which has been popular for centuries.


Cautions: Dilute before use; for external use only. May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Contact with eyes should be avoided.


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