Valley of the Moon

Melissa Organic Essential Oil


Botanical name Melissa officianalis / Certified Organic/South Africa

This is the real thing!

Melissa (also known as Lemon Balm) is calming and uplifting to the emotions. Makes a good rescue remedy for cases of shock, panic or hysteria. Its antidepressant, hypertensive, hypnotic-sedative, and nervine properties make it indicated for anxiety, depression, hypertension, insomnia, migraine, hysterics, nervous crisis, tension, fear, shock, grief, and anger. Melissa is useful for calming the stress response of elevated blood pressure and slowing down the heartbeat. Its antispasmodic, hypertensive, hypnotic, and sedative properties indicate it for hypertension and fast heart rate, palpitations due to crisis or over stimulation from fear, etc. Its antispasmodic, emmenagogue, nervine, and tonic properties make it valuable for painful menstruation (dysmenorrhea). It is also said to help problems associated with hormonal balance and regulation such as menstrual regulation and infertility problems. Its anti-inflammative, antispasmodic, carminative, cordial, choleric and muscular stimulating properties provide use for upset stomach, digestion and nausea, flatulence, vomiting, dyspepsia, stomach cramps, and in supporting the liver and gall bladder. Its antihistaminic, antiallergenic, anti-inflammative, and antispasmodic properties help with asthma, allergies, bronchitis, chronic coughs, colds (with headache) and rapid breathing. Coupled with its diaphoretic, sudorific and febrifuge properties, it helps fevers associated with colds and flu. Melissa 's anti-inflammative properties also is used for muscle spasm and also finds use with rheumatism pain. Melissa, with additional properties including bactericidal and vermifuge, is used to benefit oily skin, acne, insect bites, cold sores, herpes, fungal infections, and to stop blood flow on superficial wounds.


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Exceptions / Non-Returnable Items

Certain types of items cannot be returned, like Essential Oils and blends that have been opened due to tamper evident cap, custom products (such as special orders or personalized items), and personal care goods (such as beauty products). We also do not accept returns for hazardous materials, flammable liquids, or gases. Please get in touch if you have questions or concerns about your specific item.

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