Bergamot, the essence that gives Earl Grey his flavour is the base our Grey Bergamot Eau de Toilette, crushed green leaves and sweet, floral black tea makes that the aroma linger for hours.
- by THE ATELIER
- May 2, 2021
Bergamot is an essential ingredient in perfumery due to its citrusy and sophisticated fragrance. In this post, we will explore the history of bergamot in perfumes, its therapeutic benefits, and how to choose a perfume with this fragrance note. We will also introduce some options of bergamot perfumes from Next Memory.
What is Bergamot?
Bergamot is a citrus fruit native to the Calabria region of Italy. It is a medium-sized fruit, similar to an orange, with a green-yellow peel and a bitter taste. The essential oil of bergamot is obtained by cold-pressing the peel of the fruit.
History of Bergamot in Perfumes
Bergamot has been used in perfumery since the 18th century when its essential oil began to be used in men’s fragrances. In the 19th century, bergamot became popular in France, being used in women’s perfumes, such as the famous Eau de Cologne. Today, bergamot is an iconic ingredient in luxury perfumery.
Perfumes with Bergamot
Citrus fragrances with bergamot as the main note are very popular, but bergamot is also used in floral and woody perfumes. Some examples of perfumes with bergamot are: Grey Bergamot by Next Memory and Nice Bergamote by Essential Parfums.
How to Choose a Perfume with Bergamot
When choosing a perfume with bergamot, it is important to consider the type of fragrance you want, check the concentration of bergamot in the fragrance notes list, and try the fragrance on your skin before buying. This way, you can choose a perfume that best suits your personal style.
Benefits of Bergamot in Perfumes
In addition to its unique and sophisticated aroma, bergamot has therapeutic properties such as reducing stress and anxiety. Therefore, perfumes with bergamot are ideal for those seeking a fragrance that not only provides olfactory pleasure but also benefits for well-being.
Try the bergamot perfumes from Next Memory and enjoy its unique and sophisticated fragrance. Get yours now and feel enveloped by this special fragrance note.