Bergamot has a light, delicate and refreshing aroma. Similar to lemon and orange with a slight floral overtone. Expressed from the peel of the bitter orange tree, Bergamot, which is known for its uplifting action, refreshes and restores. It is helpful for colds, flu and PMS as well as nervous digestive complains. A popular oil in the perfumery industry, it was the key ingredient in the traditional Eau de cologne that was being made in Italy in 16th C. This oil is also imparts the refreshing flavor attributed to Earl Grey tea.