Melissa (Lemon Balm) - Whole Plant SynergyAroma: sweet, fresh, lemony, herbaceous with floral undertones.
Influence on the mind and emotions: calming and uplifting; instills a positive outlook; helps one deal with physical manifestations of emotional upset; balancing to vacillating emotional states; increases understanding and sharpens memory; and is an excellent heart tonic, especially in instances of shock.
Key qualities and character: comforting, calming, protecting, revitalizing, soothing, strengthening, supportive and stabilizing.
Traditional uses and folklore: a Medieval favorite, Carmelite water was used to ease nervous headaches and improve the complexion; Paracelsis called it the elixir of life; and used extensively in Europe to renew one's energy, strengthen the mind, and prevent baldness.
Skin care: soothing anti-inflammatory, ant-allergic, cooling and anti-viral.
Precautions: may irritate very sensitive skin, especially the face, unless diluted further.
Ingredients: certified organic aromatic hydrosol of Melissa from the USA, unsprayed essential oil of Melissa from the United Kingdom, coconut emulsifier and grapefruit seed extract.
Size: 2 fluid oz. spray bottle