Excellent smelling, high grade steam distilled melissa essential oil. This oil is an old folk oil which is an ingredient in many food and beauty products.
The tea of lemon balm, the essential oil, and the extract are used in a wide range of traditional and folk products, including aromatherapy. The plant has been cultivated at least since the 16th century. Lemon balm is the main ingredient of Carmelite water, which is still for sale in Germany.
Lemon balm is used as a flavouring in ice cream and herbal teas, both hot and iced, often in combination with other herbs such as spearmint. It is a common addition to peppermint tea, mostly because of its complementing flavor.
Melissa essential oil is and was called the “Elixir of Life” . It is said to increase joy and hope and bring feelings of peace and contentment. Can be added to foods as a flavor enhancer. Or used as a massage oil. Pure steam distilled therapeutic grade essential oil. Mixed with a cold pressed fixed oil to make it ready for application.
INCI Name: Melissa Officinalis.
CAS No. : 8014-71-9