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ESSENTIAL OIL

Еssential Oil deals with growing lemon balm and getting essential oil from the fragrant culture. The firm is managed by Dobromir Gatev – agriculturist with long term experience in agriculture and trading with agricultural products , and Ognian Georgiev- strictly managing sales department of the company. The team of the firm pays a big attention on the high quality, purity and efficiency of the product which proposes on the market.The oil,we produce, is bought for export, mainly for France, Germany and the USA.

Cultivating area of

ESSENTIAL OIL

The fragrant culture Еssential Oil is grown in village Ovcha mogila,which is situated in the central part of Danube plain land. Our fields are sown with lemon balm from which we produce essential oil. Seeding , growing and getting the crop passes the different stages of work, that needs everyday people’s interference .

For the culture (lemon balm)

Lemon is a herb with rich consistence of essential oils and big demanding on the trade market. It lines up between first 20 kinds healing plants, grown in Bulgaria. Lemon balm is widely used and long time ago known as a healing, essential oil and nectariferous plant. Mainly leaves and stems are used from lemon balm because they content 0,02-0,04% essential oil. The content of essential oil depends on species of plant.

Application of lemon balm

The oil of lemon balm has light yellow to yellow-brown color.It is characterized by grass fragrance with fresh lemon hints. Because of his strong fragrance, essential oil from lemon balm is used in liqueur, perfume, cosmetic production, in pharmacy, aromatherapy and cooking. The oil stabilizes the nervous system –at strong disturbance, depression, tense, fear and stress. It has powerful antivirus ingredients and helps at cold and viruses.

Healing properties and effect:

Lemon balm has antiseptic, painkilling , nervously calming, spasmolitic , antimicrobial and antidepressant properties and anesthetically, antibacterial,antivirus, antioxidant, antispasmodic, pain and flowing effect.

Distillation

Essential oils get through water distillation without chemicals and on low pressure. Distillation on water steam, known from the ancient times, is a procedure that extracts fragrant substance, thanks to water steam .The procedure consists of this the steam going through the tank full of fragrant plants. The procedure distillation by water steam surely improves the quality of the product as reduces hydrolytic interference.

Extraction process

1. FIRE

2. WATER

3. WATER STEAM

4. FRAGRANT PLANTS

5. WATER STEAM

6. COLD WATER

7.WARM WATER

8. WATER+ ESSENTIAL OIL

9. ЕSSESNTIAL OIL

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