It has a strong insect repellent, antimicrobial & soothing action.
Lemon balm also known as Melissa officinalis produces a rare oil with a characteristic sweet lemon aroma. It has strong soothing properties. Its daily use helps to rejuvenate the skin and prevent fine wrinkles. Melissa extract has a protective effect against damage caused by UVB in human keratinocytes thanks to its main phenolic compound, rosmarinic acid (RA).