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bergamot

Fringe therapy
A flower essence claimed to have an antidepressant effect, and possibly stimulate the immune system to ward off infections.

There is no peer-reviewed data to support assertions of efficacy this therapy.

Herbal medicine
A perennial herb containing volatile oil and tannic acid, which is highly aromatic but little used in mainstream herbal medicine.
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Or Hill could have worn bergamot oil, which is "powerful enough to protect against all evil.
The Capua family has been supplying essential oils from Calabria for five generations and is one of the world's most renowned suppliers of natural bergamot oils.
Not only do these bars feature an uplifting flower on top, they also contain a cheery fragrance of mandarin and bergamot oils with orange flower absolute, pounds 2.
It is found in lemon and bergamot oils, rosemary, and spearmint.
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Rose and bergamot oils relax you as you rub this on.