Because of its important antisep- tic, 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.
An ally in combatting cholesterol
In 2010, studies carried out by the Department of Chemistry at the University of Cosenza led to the identification of two active principles in Bergamot juice which have the effect of inhibiting the production of cholesterol in the blood
Its medicinal properties provide a real cure-all
The Bergamot has a whole host of health-giving properties. Firstly, the juice contains a high quantity of Vitamins C, B1 and B2 and the albedo is rich in Vitamins A and E. Therefore, it has a therapeutic effect in cases of bone conditions caused by poor calcium absorp- tion, problems with dentition, connective tissue disease, muscle weakness or neuromuscular hy- perexcitability, anaemia caused by reduced iron absorption, hepato- biliar congestion, and conditions related to changes in vascular permeability.