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Lemon Balm (Melissa officinalis L.) is a perennial plant with a monocotyledonous lupine. It is also called Beebalm because it is filled with a fresh and sweet lemon fragrance.
Since the ancient times, it has been used as a valuable fragrance and medicinal product by drying the leaves of Lemon Balm. The fragrance of Lemon Balm has long been used in aromatherapy as it is known to calm emotions and lower the heart rate by lowering blood pressure.
Today it is widely used in tea, bath soap, dyes and potpourri. It has also been used for the treatment of diseases and are antidotes for depression, neurotic headache, memory impairment, neuralgia, fever, menstrual cramps and detoxification of poisonous mushrooms. Studies on the physiological activity of Lemon Balm extract have shown antimicrobial, antiviral, antihormonal and antioxidant activities. Lemon Balm contains flavonoids, terpenoic acid, volatile oils, alcohols and phenol compounds, such as the abundant rosmarinic acid.