Botanical name: Citrus limon
Country of origin: Argentina
Lemon Essential Oil has a strong and fresh citrus scent that is uplifting and enhances feelings of energy. Limonene is the naturally occurring chemical constituent within Lemon Essential Oil that gives it its distinct lemony aroma. This oil has been used as a beauty aid for millennia to help cleanse and clarify the skin and hair. As a gentle solvent, it enhances cleaning solutions with purifying properties as well as its fresh scent.
This clear, slightly greenish oil has a thin consistency and is used as a top note in perfumes. It has been cold pressed from the peel of fruits that grow on a thorny little evergreen which, though native to India, is now cultivated worldwide. Its addition to waters and lotions have helped to tone, cleanse, and brighten the skin, scalp, and hair as well as improving the appearance of acne, cuts, and boils.
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Lemon Essential Oil is used in aromatherapy to lift the spirits. In a diffuser, it scents the home, and brightens the general atmosphere with a fresh energy.
To clear airways and help manage symptoms of colds or flu, try an inhalation of 3 drops Lemon Essential Oil and 3 drops Tea tree Essential Oil.
Lemon Essential Oil can be used in massage oils or diluted in the bath to help maintain healthy digestion, promote feelings of relaxation, promote feelings of mental energy, lift negative feelings and manage feelings of stress.
Added to unscented cleaning products, it helps purify spaces and surfaces, leaving behind a lemony fresh scent.
Naturally astringent, it can be used in creams or lotions to help balance oily skin and improve the appearance of acne.
Because a small amount of Lemon Essential Oil can greatly enhance the benefits of other oils, it is very popular in scented blends for all types of cosmetic products.
This product is for external use only. This essential oil may contain phototoxic properties and it is suggested to avoid exposure to the sun after application to the skin. We advise to consult a physician prior to using this oil. Use well diluted. For topical application, a skin test is recommended prior to use. Avoid contact with eyes. If pregnant or on medication, consult a healthcare practitioner before using.
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Please note, the International Federation of Aromatherapists do not recommend that Essential Oils be taken internally unless under the supervision of a Medical Doctor who is also qualified in clinical Aromatherapy. In addition, Essential Oils must be properly diluted before use in order to avoid any damages to property or adverse physical effects (including injury or bodily harm).
Lemon Essential Oil