Lemon(Citrus limon) is one of the most easily recognized oils because of its refreshing, energizing and uplifting scent. It can help support a healthy immune system and is also frequently added to spray cleaners when trying to clear a room of the smell of cigarette smoke or other unpleasant aromas.
Limonene is the naturally occurring chemical constituent within Lemon Essential Oil that gives it its distinctive lemony aroma. There are a few other non-citrus essential oils available that include limonene naturally and feature a lemony aroma. Lemongrass and Lemon Myrtle essential oils both include noteworthy concentrations of limonene.
Cold pressed Lemon Essential Oil is phototoxic. Lemon essential oil is said to offer a number of health benefits.
Lemon essential oil is typically used to ease stress, fight fatigue and insomnia, and address conditions such as acne, athlete’s foot, depression, warts, and varicose veins. In addition, lemon essential oil is said to stimulate the immune system, alleviate pain, and promote weight loss.
Aroma: Fresh, zesty citrus scent
Country of Ogigin: Argentina, Italy, USA
Benefits: Anxiety, Mood, Weight Loss, Alzheimer’s Disease, Relieves Nausea, Improves Digestion, Nourishes Skin, Helps Purify the Body, Boosts Oral Health, Relieves Cough and Stimulates Lymphatic Drainage, Antimicrobial
Agent, May Work as Anti-tumor Agent
Theurapeutic properties: Ease stress, fight fatigue and insomnia, and address conditions such as acne, athlete’s foot, depression, warts, and varicose veins. In addition, lemon essential oil is said to stimulate the immune system
and alleviate pain.
Mixes (Blends) well with: Bergamot, Carrot Seed, Cedarwood Atlas, Citronella, Coriander Seed, Geranium Egyptian, Lavender, Lemongrass, Lime, May Chang, Neroli, Palmarosa,
Petitgrain, Rosemary 1,8-Cineole, Sandalwood Australian and Vetiver.
Extraction method: Cold Pressed/Expressed
Colour: Pale Yellow to Deep Yellow
Perfumery Note: Top
Strenght of initial aroma: Strong
Plant Part: Citrus Rind (Peel)
When diluted with a carrier oil(such as jojoba, sweet almond, or avocado), a drop or two of lemon essential oil can be applied to the skin or added to baths.
Add 2 drops of lemon oil to a glass of water 2–3 times daily to support your metabolism and promote weight loss.
Chemistry of Lemon oil
The main chemical components of lemon oil are +/-Limonene, B-Pinene, Gamma-Terpinen, a-Terpineol, a-Pinene, Geranial.
100% pure lemon oil.
Lemon essential oil can cause photosensitivity. To avoid this we recommend a maximum dilution of 2% for topical applications.
Natural essence oils are highly concentrated and should be used with care.
Caution: Keep out of reach of children. Avoid contact with eyes. If pregnant or lactating, consult your healthcare practitioner before using.
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