Plant Origin: Utah, Idaho, France
Extraction Method: Steam distilled from aerial parts before flowering
It takes 1/4 acre of Melissa plant to produce a 5ml Melissa essential oil. -YL Gold Retreat 2018
Historical Data: Anciently, melissa was used for nervousness and other issues dealing with the heart or emotions. Melissa was the main ingredient in Carmelite water, distilled in France since 1611 by the Carmelite monks.
Fragrant Influence: Brings out gentle characteristics within people. It is calming and uplifting and balances emotions. It removes emotional blocks and instills a positive outlook on life.
Application: Apply 2-4 drops directly to affected area as needed; dilution not required except for extremely sensitive skin, apply on chakras and/or Vita Flex points, inhale directly, diffuse
Refer to the Essential Oils Desk or Pocket Reference for more information.