Essential Oil - Melissa, Melissa Officinalis 5ml

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Essential Oil - Melissa, Melissa Officinalis 5ml

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Steam Distilled Melissa Leaves and Tops

DESCRIPTION
Melissa Oil comes from plants just before first flowers appear as
aroma is less interesting when plant is in full bloom. The oil is steam
distilled from melissa leaves & tops and is pale yellow in color with
agreeable & subtle, warm, lemony aroma. Rare oil, it is very expensive
as 7 tonnes of leaves and tops are needed to produce 1 kg (21/4 lb) of oil.

COMMON NAMES
Melissa, Lemon Balm

BLENDS WITH:
Geranium Oil, Orange Oil, Lavender Oil, Lemon Oil.

CONSTITUENTS
Citral, geraniol, citronellal , citronellol (responsible for the lemony smell), limonene, linalool, pinene.

USES
Having therapeutic properties, it is used for nerve calming applications. It is also a good sedative and has anti-viral, anti-inflammatory, anti-spasmodic, stomachic and choleretic properties.


Botonical Name
:
Melissa Officinalis
CAS #
:
8014-71-9
Country of Origin
:
France
Color & Odor
:
Pale Yellow Liquid with Sweet Citrus Citronella odor
Solubility
:
Insoluble in water, soluble in alcohol and oils
F.E.M.A. #
:
2113
Specific Gravity
:
0.880 - 0.920 @ 20°C
Optical Rotation
:
N/A
Refractive Index
:
1.455 - 1.485 @ 20°C
Flash Point
:
145° F
Major Constituents
:
monoterpenaldehydes citral a, citral b and citronellal.
Extraction Method
:
Steam Distillation
DESCRIPTION
Melissa Oil comes from plants just before first flowers appear as
aroma is less interesting when plant is in full bloom. The oil is steam
distilled from melissa leaves & tops and is pale yellow in color with
agreeable & subtle, warm, lemony aroma. Rare oil, it is very expensive
as 7 tonnes of leaves and tops are needed to produce 1 kg (21/4 lb) of oil.

COMMON NAMES
Melissa, Lemon Balm

BLENDS WITH:
Geranium Oil, Orange Oil, Lavender Oil, Lemon Oil.

CONSTITUENTS
Citral, geraniol, citronellal , citronellol (responsible for the lemony smell), limonene, linalool, pinene.

USES
Having therapeutic properties, it is used for nerve calming applications. It is also a good sedative and has anti-viral, anti-inflammatory, anti-spasmodic, stomachic and choleretic properties.


Botonical Name
:
Melissa Officinalis
CAS #
:
8014-71-9
Country of Origin
:
France
Color & Odor
:
Pale Yellow Liquid with Sweet Citrus Citronella odor
Solubility
:
Insoluble in water, soluble in alcohol and oils
F.E.M.A. #
:
2113
Specific Gravity
:
0.880 - 0.920 @ 20°C
Optical Rotation
:
N/A
Refractive Index
:
1.455 - 1.485 @ 20°C
Flash Point
:
145° F
Major Constituents
:
monoterpenaldehydes citral a, citral b and citronellal.
Extraction Method
:
Steam Distillation

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