Melissa essential oil is commonly called as lemon balm. The oil is known for its purposeful use in aromatherapy. The oil belongs to a citrus family and has rich aroma. It even completes the vitamin deficiency. The best use of Melissa oil is to bring calmness and peace in mind and mental state.
Lemon balm, sweet balm, bee balm
Basil, Roman Chamomile, rose, geranium, lavender
Methyl hepenone, 3-octanol, copaene, citronellal, linalool
The major use of the Melissa natural essential oil is; fighting depression, panic attacks, high blood pressure, nausea, vomiting, dysentery and fever. The other uses of the oil is to massage and relax the strained muscle.
|Botonical Name||Melissa Officinalis|
|Country of Origin||France|
|Color & Odor||Pale Yellow Liquid with Sweet Citrus Citronella odor|
|Solubility||Insoluble in water, soluble in alcohol and oils|
|Specific Gravity||0.880 - 0.920 @ 20Â°C|
|Refractive Index||1.455 - 1.485 @ 20Â°C|
|Flash Point||145Â° F|
|Major Constituents||monoterpenaldehydes citral a, citral b|
|Name||Melissa Essential Oil|