The Biopark Cosmetics ELITE Organic Essential Oils are 100% natural, certified organic and vegan. The herbs and plants used for the production are carefully selected according to the best quality characteristics and are subject to the highest cultivation to end product control standards. Biopark Cosmetics also uses the shortest possible route from harvest to distillation or cold pressing to preserve the positive properties of the plant and also to preserve the wonderfully clean and clear smell.
Benefits of use: Its scent has wonderful calming as well as uplifting properties. It is used to help revitalize the body and to help with fatigue or headaches and promoting healthy sleep. It is found in cosmetic products for oily or impure skin and several skin problems. It can calm and soothe skin and help to balance oil production. It can also be used in after sun care products.
Interesting facts: Melissa is also known as Lemon balm. It is a green shrub with fragrant leaves that grows mainly in the Mediterranean, but it is cultivated in many places around the world, it is also popular as a pot plant. Outdoors, it grows up to 150 cm tall, and in the summer, it has many tiny white flowers full of nectar that attract bees. The leaves are often used fresh or dried in refreshing beverages or teas.
Scent: Citrus, fresh, herbaceous
Note: Top note
Plant part: Flowering herb
Extracting method: Steam distillation
Purpose of use: Aroma for use in natural cosmetic products. Use only in diluted form!
Method of use: Add 5-15 drops of Essential Oil into 100 ml of a Carrier Oil (Jojoba, Almond...) and mix gently. Do not apply undiluted Essential Oils to skin.
Blends well with: Basil, Frankincense, Geranium, Chamomile, Rose, Lavender, Lemon, Bergamot, Ylang Ylang, Neroli, Petitgrain.
Warnings: Keep in a cool and dark place, out of reach of children. Do net get into eyes. Do not use on skin undiluted.
INCI plant name and allergens: Melissa officinalis leaf oil*, citral**, citronellol**, geraniol**, limonene**, linalool**.
*From organic farming
**Natural components of essential oils (listed as a possible allergen in the oil due to use in cosmetics).