Lemon Balm Pharmacological Effects and Researches

Lemon Balm

Lemon balm (melissa officinalis) is a perennial herb from the mint family. Herb part used is leaf and leaf oil. The volatile oil contains citral, citronellal, geraniol and eugenol acetate. Lemon balm’s lemony flavor and aroma are due largely to citral and citronellal, although other phytochemicals, including geraniol and linalool also contribute to lemon balm’s […]