Because of its important antiseptic, soothing and healing qualities, Bergamot essence is used to dis- infect the oral cavity and the parts of the face affected by pimples and acne, and to help rebalance oily skin with an excess of sebum. In addition, it is used in treating rheumatic conditions and to relieve the symptoms of cystitis, leucorrhoea and other infections or irritations of the genitourinary tract.
It banishes stress
During the cold, dark winter months, Bergamot
essential oil can act as an excellent emotional tonic, evoking images of sunshine and clarity. To combat the effects of a lack of light, or feelings of depression, Bergamot essence can be effectively combined with other common therapies. Indeed, it helps com- bat stress and lifts one’s mood, restoring a feeling of calm and optimism.