Botanical Name: Melissa officinalis
Plant Family: Lamiaceae
Common Method of Extraction for Melissa Essential Oil: Steam Distilled
Plant Part Typically Used: Leaves and Flowers/Buds
Perfumery Note: Top/Middle
Strength of Initial Aroma: Strong
Aromatic Description: Melissa Essential Oil smells fresh, lemony and herbaceous.
Melissa Essential Oil Uses
It is calming and uplifting, helping to soothe anxiety, balance emotions, and promote a positive outlook. Melissa essential oil has been used as a sleep aid and to relieve headaches.
Melissa blends well with Lavender, Geranium, Chamomile, Petitgrain, citruses, and florals like Neroli and Rose.
For external use only. Not recommended for ingestion.
Avoiding using during pregnancy.
Keep out of the reach of children and pets.