Young Living – Melissa Essential Oil

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Description

Melissa essential oil comes from the melissa plant, which is also known as lemon balm and is part of the Lamiaceae—or mint—family. Young Living Melissa oil comes from our St. Maries farm in Idaho, where the oil is steam distilled from aerial parts of the plant before it flowers.

Melissa essential oil has a grassy, lemony scent that creates a pleasant, calming atmosphere. Melissa is commonly found in cosmetics and personal care products because of its skin-benefitting properties.

It is ANTIBACTERIAL, ANTIDEPRESSANT, ANTIHISTAMINE, ANTIMICROBIAL, ANTISPASMODIC, ANTIVIRAL, HYPERSENSITIVE, NERVINE, SEDATIVE, TONIC, and UTERINE.

Folklore: Melissa, the “Elixir of Life”, is one of the earliest known medicinal herbs.

Historical Uses: Melissa was used in ancient times for nervous disorders and for many different ailments dealing with the heart or the emotions. It was also used to promote fertility. Melissa was the main ingredient in Carmelite water, distilled in France since 1611 by the Carmelite monks.

Possible Uses: ANTIVIRAL, ANXIETY, CALMING, COLD SORES, colic, herpes simplex, tuberculosis, VIRAL INFECTION, ALLERGIES, ASTHMA, bronchitis, chronic coughs, COLDS, colic, DEPRESSION, dysentery, eczema, erysipelas, fevers, heart conditions (where there is overstimulation or heat), hypertension, indigestion, insect bites, insomnia, menstrual problems, migraine, nausea, NERVOUS TENSION, palpitations, shock, sterility (in women), THROAT INFECTIONS, VERTIGO, and vomiting.

Application: Apply to VITA FLEX POINTS and/or directly on AREA of concern; DIFFUSE.

Other possible uses:
• Combine a few drops with water in a glass spray bottle. Spritz on your face for a refreshing experience and uplifting aroma.
• Add a couple of drops to your favorite body lotion and apply to skin in the evening for added moisture and a calming aroma.
• Diffuse in the evening or during quiet times of the day to create a soothing, comforting atmosphere.
• Add a few drops to your nightly skin regimen to support healthy-looking skin.