Our most expensive and rare oil, melissa essential oil has a sweet, fresh, citrus-like fragrance and is steam distilled from the fresh flowering tops, leaves and stems of the Melissa officinalis plant. With a wide range of therapeutic properties, melissa can be used for calming the nerves, addressing stomach discomfort, and mood support or seasonal threats. Because the Melissa officinalis plant has an oil yield of less than 1/10 of 1%, it is one of the most commonly adulterated oils.
Oil Spotlight // 25+ Amazing Uses and Benefits of Melissa Essential Oil, or commonly known as Lemon Balm (one of the best natural remedies for cold sores and herpes, viral and bacterial infections and more!) - Fresh Mommy Blog
doTERRA Melissa essential oil is useful for a healthy immune system, emotional balance, and the skin. It is high in aldehydes. Melissa officinalis is also known as lemon balm. Same herb with a variety of names! Click to read more and learn how to use doTERRA Melissa oil.