Melissa can positively affect your body on many levels. The essential oil harmonizes the mind and ethereal spirit. It is effective if you suffer from anxiety, sadness and forebodings.
Essence of Melissa contributes to the normal function of the heart and circulatory system, supports the function of the respiratory system, normal and proper digestion and can contribute to the hormonal balance. It is also valued for its ability to induce relaxation, tunes your mental and physical wellbeing and can support the mental health. Aroma of melissa can stimulate you if you need to overcome stress and improve your time of falling asleep and sleep in general.
The real essential oil is very expensive because is obtained from the leaves and only in very small amount of essence. The unique soft power of melissa balances the price for which is sold.
Usually available „melissa oil“ is not the real one in many cases. Mostly it is a blend of lemongrass and citronella oil with naturally derived chemicals that are similar to components of the real melissa.
Melissa comes from the Mediterranean and today it can be found in gardens throughout the world. Avicena wrote in his book „Canon of Medicine“, from the 11th century, that „Melissa will cheer up the heart and strengthen the vitality of the spirit“. Swiss alchemist Paracelsus called it as the „elixir of life“.
English name: Melissa
Latin name: Melissa officinalis
Country of origin: Francie
Ingredients (INCI): Melissa Officinalis (Melissa) Leaf Oil, Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil
Warning: Do not use when pregnant and breastfeeding and for children under 2 years of age. Avoid the application to the ultra sensitive, ill or injured skin and for people with the hypertrophied prostate and glaucoma. Use only solution with a concentration of 1%.
Designated for use in the aroma lamps and diffusers and for the direct inhalation. Do not take internally. Do not apply undiluted to the skin. Keep away from children.
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