visagenics Bulgarian Melissa Essential Oil

Why Bulgarian Melissa (Lemon Balm) Essential Oil is the best in the World?


The Melissa essential oil is obtained from fresh leaves, sometimes from whole fresh stalks by steam distillation, immediately after the plant has been cut down. The oil is light yellow to light brown. It is characterized by a herbaceous aroma with fresh lemon notes. Due to its strong aroma, it's used in the liqueur, perfumery and cosmetics industry. It is also used in pharmacy and aromatherapy. The oil stabilizes the nervous system - in cases of extreme anxiety, depression, tension, fear and stress. It has powerful antiviral ingredients and helps in colds and flu.

Did you know

The famous Lemon Balm is used by the ancient Greeks and Romans for its pleasant refreshing smell that resembles that of the lemon peel. It is a perennial herbaceous plant.

It is also widely used in the treatment of all kinds of bacterial, fungal and ulcerative infections due to its antiseptic properties. Massages with it relieve arthritis and rheumatic pain. In aromatherapy it is applied for  depression. Located in a aromatherapy lamp, it helps with severe nervous tension, fearful neurosis, insomnia, high blood pressure, arrhythmia, menopause problems, throat infections.

Make your homemade:

Face cream
This remedy is best suitable for aging skin. Biologically active substances and vitamins contained in the lemon balm contribute to improving the tone of the skin, smoothing the wrinkles, helping for the oval of the face.
It is recommended to be enriched with buttermilk, home-made or professional cosmetics. 6-8 drops per 15 g of cream, masks can increase the oil content - up to 15 drops per 15 ml.

For your face
Melissa contains a large number of biologically active ingredients that tighten the skin and effectively smooth the wrinkles. Dry skin becomes more hydrated, oily loses excess fat, elasticity betters, and delicate and sensitive skin gets the ability to resist irritation and peeling.
With the help of Melissa Essential Oil you can enrich your cosmetic ingredients. Add 15 ml to 7 drops of oil mixture, which consists of: base oils - 10 ml, balm oil - 1 drop, grapefruit - 2 drops, bergamot - 3 drops.
Enlarged pores treatment composition: 5 ml of a mixture of wheat germ oil, cosmetic clay, Spirulina powder and grape seed oil with 3 drops of Lemon Balm Essential Oil. Apply the mixture to the areas of the face you need to take care of and then rinse with warm water after 5 minutes.
For skin care of all kinds, there is a universal tonic and a revitalizing medicine. Combine 2 drops Melissa Essential Oil with a teaspoon of natural honey or a cosmetic cream. Dilute in a glass of water, pour into ice forms and freeze. Use this medicine twice daily to rub the neck, the neckline and the skin of the face.

Lip balm
Dryness, scaling and cracks on the lips are easily removed, especially in cold weather or in windy climates. The easiest way is to add 2-3 drops of oil to your daily lip care. Melissa Essential Oil perfectly moisturizes sensitive skin, saturates it with vitamins, and protects against environmental influences. Mix 10 ml of base vegetable oil with 5 drops.

For your lips
This product has a strong wound healing effect that helps eliminate cracks and bark and the overall condition of the skin of the lips is greatly improved. This product quality is particularly suitable in the cold season when the streets are windy.
Add Lemon Balm Essential Oil to your regular cream or lip balm and use it daily. In addition, Melissa Essential Oil is able to restore the brightness and freshness of the lips. If you notice they are pale, apply daily to the skin of the lips a mixture of Lemon Balm Essential Oil and a basic oil in a ratio of 5 drops to 10 ml.

Hair balm
For oily skin on the head, seborrhea and dandruff, 2-3 drops of the oil is added in the usual portion of the shampoo. 6 weeks later the fat production is reduced, the dandruff will disappear and the hair will look healthier.

For your hair
Combine oil with Lemon Balm, cedar, lavender or lemon oil to be mixed with burdock oil, you can get the perfect combination for scalp massage. This will help reduce the activity of the sebaceous glands and prevent hair sticking.
Another effective mask for oily hair can be prepared as follows: mix Melissa Essential Oil - 5 drops, macadamia oil - 5 drops and cosmetic clay. Apply the composition to the hair roots and rinse after 15 min.


It blends well with: Basil Oil. Roman Chamomile Oil, Rose Oil, Geranium Oil, Frankincense Oil, Lavender Oil, Ylang-Ylang Oil.