Melissa (Lemon Balm) Essential Oil (Melissa officinalis)
Melissa is a calming, soothing, and rejuvenating essential oil, an excellent choice for depression, anxiety, shock, and bereavement. It has a sweet lemon floral aroma.
Kathryn Anne Melissa Essential Oil comes in a 10ml glass amber bottle with a black screw top lid that includes a dropper.
Nervous: depression, anxiety, shock, bereavement, headaches, hysteria, insomnia, paranoia, tension, stress, vertigo.
Skin: allergies, insect bites, herpes.
Digestive: indigestion, cramps, nausea, flatulence, colic.
Respiratory: asthma, bronchitis, cough, catarrh, hyperventilation.
Immune: fevers, infections, colds, flu, bronchitis, herpes, shingles, chickenpox, mumps.
Circulatory: high blood pressure, angina, irregular heart beat, palpitations, anaemia.
Endocrine/Reproductive: delayed or irregular periods, period pain.
Melissa is a middle note essential oil and blends well with basil, cedarwood, citrus oils, geranium, jasmine, lavender, and marjoram. It is made through steam distillation of the fresh leaves and flowering stems.
Did you know?
Melissa has long been famous for it’s calming effect on the heart and rejuvenating properties. The name Melissa is from the Greek word signifying ‘honeybee’, indicative of the attraction the flowers have for bees.