Properties of Bergamot - PEAK SOAP
By Michael Holloway - 01.10.2022
Citrus bergamia Risso, Citrus aurantium, bergamia Risso & Poit
Citrusy, fruity, fresh, sweet
Cold-pressed/expressed or hydrodistilled from the rind
Handmade soap, homemade candles, aromatherapy.
REPORTED THERAPEUTIC PROPERTIES: Stimulates hormone release, antibacterial, disinfectant, analgesic (pain relief), anti-inflammatory, aids digestion, reduces appearance of blemishes, supports endothelial and cardiovascular function, reduces fever, anticancer, anti-parasitic, antispasmodic, wound healing, relieves sore throat, antiseptic, encourages a restful night’s sleep, evens skin tone, decongestant, antidepressant, relaxing, sedating, uplifting, helps release suppressed negative emotions, relieves anxiety, combats aggression, reduces insecurity, despondency, and loneliness, reduces mood swings.
Excerpt From: Dr. Scott A. Johnson. “Evidence-Based Essential Oil Therapy: The Ultimate Guide to the Therapeutic and Clinical Application of Essential Oils.”