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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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The company - which has been blending and selling tea for more than 300 years - added a dash of lemon and a touch more bergamot orange to its popular Earl Grey brand.
Bio Uni, a unisex eau de cologne, opens with bergamot orange and yellow mandarin adorned with spiced touches of cardamom and cananga odorata.
Among the products on offer in the Denver Target stores are Mediterranean Olive Bergamot Orange Body Butter, for example, and Beverly Cobella hair treatments.
It's a blend of floral and oriental tones, said to be inspired by JPG's love of his grandmother and the sweet, powdery smell of the make-up in her bedroomAlternatives: Joop A spicy fragrance with lemon giving a lasting impression of patchouli, oakmoss and vetiver Samsara Rich, warm, with aspects of jasmine, rose and tonka bean Coco Mademoiselle Oriental fragrance, with bergamot orange, jasmine and rose petal, patchouli and vanilla
Olive bergamot orange body butter (100ml), apricot walnut shampoo, nourishing almond peach milk conditioner and zingy orange lemon grape shower gel.
e Earl Grey blend was named after an 1800s British prime minister, who was sent a package of black tea which had been infused with the dried peel of the bergamot orange, a very bitter but deeply 'avourful cultivar.
9 Which tea blend has a distinctive flavour derived from the Bergamot orange? 10 Camellia sinensis is another name for which plant?
Water Mint Sake is a strongly scented perennial mint from Europe and Asia sprouting densely crowded lilac-colored flowers with a perfume like that of the bergamot orange. Intertwined with the crisp nuances of sake and a touch of vanilla and sandalwood, Water Mint Sake is a refreshing and uplifting sensory experience.