Bergamot Essential Oil FCF (Bergaptene Free)
This Bergamot Essential Oil is Bergaptene Free. The bergaptene content which causes photosensitivity has been removed. This allows this Bergamot to be used in skin and hair care formulations without worrying about sun exposure after use.
Botanical Name: Citrus bergamia
Linalyl acetate: 26.79%
Plant Part: Fruit Peel
Processing Method: Cold Pressed
Description / Color / Consistency: A thin, light yellowish green to yellowish brown liquid.
Aromatic Summary / Note / Strength of Aroma: The aroma is basically citrus, yet fruity and sweet with a warm spicy floral quality, and is reminiscent of Neroli, giving a middle note of medium strength.
Product Abstract: In this variety, the bergaptene content which causes photosensitivity has been removed. This allows the Bergamot to be used in skin and hair care formulations without concern for phototoxicity after exposure to the sun.
Cautions: Dilute well before use; May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Contact with eyes should be avoided.