Uses and Benefits of Melissa Infused Essential Oil
Melissa Infused Essential Oil reduces stress and promotes emotional well-being. The oil is also known as 'lemon balm'. It got the name “Melissa" because of its sweet, fresh, citrus-like fragrance, which was known to attract bees (Melissa is Greek for honeybee).
Melissa oil has a wide range of health benefits and uses.
It is used as a flavour in teas and ice cream as well as with some fish dishes because of its positive effect on mood
Melissa oil has long been used to calm feelings of tension and nervousness
Diffusing Melissa Infused Essential Oil at night can help initiate a restful sleep environment and promote emotional well-being
Melissa Infused Oil may also help to support a healthy immune system. Melissa is known for its anti-depressant and uplifting properties. It is also reported to have uses as an anti-spamodic, bactericidal, carminative, cordial, diaphoretic, nervine, sedative, stomachic, sudorific, and tonic.
- Brand: BodyBest
- Type: Essential oil
- Use: Topical/diffusers
- Infused oil 3%
- Plant source: Melissa leaf, Slovenia
- Botanical name: Melissa officinalis (Lemon Balm)
- Extraction method: Steam distilled
- Aromatherapy class: Medium
- Aroma type: Scent reminiscent of lemons (sweet)
- Traditional use: Anti-depressant
Blending oils: Bergamot, Cedarwood, Geranium, Jasmine, Lavender, Lemon, Sweet Marjoram, Neroli, Rose and Ylang Ylang