BERGAMOT (Citrus aurantium var. bergamia): BERGAMOT FCF is furocoumarin FREE which is the chemical that is phototoxic as it has been removed. GRAS ~ May assist with inflammation, infection, intestinal parasites, depression, stress, vaginal candida. Useful as insect repellant. Has been known to aid acne, boils, cold sores, herpes infections, alleviating pain of shingles and chickenpox, oily complexion, psoriasis (may be excellent), scabies, and varicose ulcers. Used to release excess mucus, halitosis, mouth infections, tonsillitis, gas, loss of appetite, cystitis, leucorrhea, thrush, colds, fever, flu, antiseptic, infectious diseases, anxiety, depression, stress, refreshing and uplifting quality. Known to assist childhood diseases and immune-deficiency.
Emotional Influence: May stabilize a person in a shaky emotional state. Diffused may assist in breaking a cigarette smoking habit. May assist in calming anger. During times of sadness or grieving, it has been known to assist in reopening the heart energy center for healing emotional wounds and inspire or restore joy, loving feelings and giving/reaching out to help others. BERGAMOT helps keeps the mind young and alert as it is stimulating and uplifting. Assists in letting go as well as an anti-depressant.
Descriptor: Alkalizing (alterative), antispasmodic, stimulates liver, aids digestion.