Citrus aurantium bergamia
Aromatic molecules: Linalol, limonene, linalyl acetate
Distilled organ: Zest
Native to China, Bergamot belongs to the botanic family of the Rutaceae under which we also find all the citrus fruits: Lemon, Mandarin, Grapefruit and Orange. The essence, obtained through cold pressing of the zest, has very subtle citrine and warming fragrance, and its atmospheric diffusion seduces everyone.
If you love Earl Grey tea, you will recognize Bergamot as the signature scent and flavor of this famous black tea.
Please note: Bergamot can be phototoxic; please use caution.