Melissa Essential Oil

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Melissa has a clean top note scent, making it excellent for blending. The Melissa plant grows well in the UK and Europe. Normally around 60cm in height it has a high iron content.

Melissa has a clean top note scent, making it excellent for blending, a wonderful oil for anxiety and stress

Melissa Essential Oil

The plant grows well in the UK and Europe. Normally around 60cm in height it has a high iron content.


The word Melissa in Greek means "honeybee" and this is where it gets its name. Melissa is also known as Lemon Balm. Melissa has a very clean scent, slightly towards the high side which makes it excellent for blending.

Oils to Blend with

Melissa blends well with many oils though the most popular and obvious is Lavender. The two oils work together beautifully. Melissa also blends well with for both scent and therapeutic properties: Basil, Roman Chamomile, Rose, Geranium, Frankincense, Lavender, Ylang Ylang.

Latin Name

Melissa officinalis

Plant Family


Extraction Method

The essential oil is steam distilled from the flowering tops and the leaves and stems. The yield is about 0.01 - 0.02%

Country of Origin

United Kingdom

Chemical Constituents

Trans-ocimene, cis-ocimene, 3-octanone, methyl hepenone, cis-3-hexenol, 3-octanol, 1-octen-3-ol, copaene, citronellal, linalool, b-bourbonene, caryophyllene, a-humulene, neral, germacrene-D, geranial, geranyl acetate, d-cadinene, y-cadinene, nerol and geraniol.


As with all essential oils we recommend not using during pregnancy.

More Information
SKU 5060233383474X
Size 10ml
Latin Name Melissa officinalis
Country of Origin United Kingdom
Part of Plant Used Leaves & Flowering Tops
Purity 100% Pure
Scent Clean, Lemon like scent
Traditional Skin Use Cold Sores
Traditional Emotional Use Depression, Nerves, Panic, Hysteria
Traditional Physical Properties Slows heart beat, lowers blood pressure, Headaches, Migranes
Contraindications Avoid During Pregnancy, Avoid if you have Sensitive Skin, Use in Small Amounts
Blends Well With Basil, Chamomile (Roman), Rose, Frankincense, Geranium, Lavender, Ylang Ylang
Key Benefits Nervous Exhaustion
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Melissa Essential Oil Ingredients

Melissa Essential Oil MSDS

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