Melissa Essential Oil


5ml Bottle of Melissa Essential Oil

As Melissa essential Oil has the ability to positively affect mood, it is often used to reduce tense feelings, promote relaxation, and calm feelings of nervousness.

  • May help to support a healthy immune system
  • Calms tension and nerves
  • Promotes feelings of relaxation and emotional health
  • Blends well with doTerra OnGuard to boost its benefits
  • Soothes occasional stomach discomfort


5ml Bottle of Melissa Essential Oil – Melissa officinalis

The common name for Melissa essential oil is Lemon Balm which is from the mint family.

Melissa Essential Oil has a wide range of health benefits and uses. Melissa is used as a flavor in teas and ice cream as well as with some fish dishes.

It’s one of the more rare and expensive oils, has a gentle sweet lemony citrus-like aroma, and several amazing properties.

Because of its positive effect on mood, Melissa has long been used to calm feelings of tension and nervousness. Diffusing Melissa at night can help initiate a restful sleep environment and promote emotional well-being. Melissa may also help to support a healthy immune system.

It’s most often used for skin-related issues, as well as viral issues.One of the most well-known Melissa essential oil benefits is its ability to treat  cold sores, or herpes simplex virus 1 and 2, naturally and without the need for antibiotics thus minimizing the growth of resistant bacterial strains in the body. Its antiviral and antimicrobial properties are only some of the potent and therapeutic qualities of this valued essential oil.

Uses for Melissa Essential Oil

  • Diffuse at night or rub on forehead, shoulders, or chest to help lessen feelings of stress and promote emotional well-being.
  • Diffuse to create a relaxing environment that encourages a restful night’s sleep.
  • Add to moisturizer or a spray bottle with water and spritz on face to rejuvenate skin and refresh the mind.
  • Place one to two drops under the tongue or on the roof of the mouth.

Please read this article on 11 benefits of Melissa Essential Oil.  You’ll be amazed at what is can do!

Melissa essential oil blends well with Geranium Essential Oil and Lavender Essential Oil.