[un.gʷen'taː.ri.us] : a perfumer, maker of perfumes and ointments
Aroma Ingredient Usage Statistics
CAS Number: 8014-71-9
Our database does not have enough perfume formulas containing melissa oil to produce meaningful statistics. Still, We can tell you that the minimum dosage of melissa oil we encountered is 0.20%, the mean dose is 0.85%, and the maximum is 1.5%.
Please note that according to the IFRA Standard Category 4, the level of melissa oil should not exceed 0.60% of the final product. Assuming that you will be using your formula for an alcoholic perfume at a 10% dilution, this means you should only use melissa oil at 6.0% or less of the formula.
Restriction Limits In The Finished Product (IFRA Amendment 49):