Scent 101: Bergamot

March 26, 2019

Imagine the feeling of waking up early and feeling well rested. You walk outside, the sun is shining, the birds are chirping, and you feel refreshed. What if I told you we could translate this into a scent? Read on to find out more about a popular and refreshing scent that you’ll absolutely love regardless of your gender: bergamot.

A Brief Background of Bergamot

Today, Bergamot is grown so much in Italy that people forget its original origin: Asia. It's no wonder that Italy loves growing a fruit trees that produces such a pleasant, joyful fragrance. After all, Bergamot was even named In Italy. In the majority of fragrances worldwide, including THE first eau de parfum (french for cologne), you'll find the tangy scent of bergamot.

The scent of bergamot is derived from the peel of a fruit called a bergamot orange that is a hybrid between a lemon (yellow-colored) and an orange (shape and appearance). It’s known to blend smoothly with other fragrances to produce a pleasant, complete scent.

How the Amazing Scent of Bergamot can Make your Day

Imagine the refreshing and tangy scent you get when you first cut into an orange or lemon. If you combine that with a spicy taste and the sweet aroma of walking through a field of fresh daisies, you'll get the scent of bergamot. The scent is very uplifting and refreshing, making you feel joyful.

The scent of bergamot is a natural antidepressant and produces feelings of relaxation and joy. That's why it is a favorite of many in aromatherapy. It’s even known as a miracle in Italy because of the many healing abilities it has! Not only does it make you feel like you're relaxing at a beach enjoying the sunshine, the oil itself is also known to treat stomach aches, acne, respiratory problems, and stress.

The Best Occasions to Wear Bergamot

The refreshing and uplifting citrus scent of bergamot is best enjoyed before and after going to the gym for maximum refreshment, on a date, right after the shower to feel even more clean, at a meeting to stay energized, as well as a job interview for fresh memories. It's also best enjoyed on the daily as it tends to become a favorite fragrance of many people worldwide.

As you can see, bergamot is a cheerful and fresh fragrance that is a great choice for both men and women. It's great for daily use if it becomes your favorite (it probably will) as well as occasions where you want to feel refreshed and optimistic.

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