Botanical Name:Citrus limonum
Extraction Method: Cold Pressed
Common Uses: Lemon
essential oil has been historically recognized as a cleanser. It is
reputed as being antiseptic, and as having refreshing and cooling
properties. On skin and hair it can be used for its cleansing effect, as
well as for treating cuts and boils. Research has also shown Lemon
essential oil to enhance the ability to concentrate.
Strength of Aroma: Strong
Blends well with: Bergamot, Lime, Orange and Mandarin.
Aromatic Scent: Lemon essential oil has a strong citrus scent.
Cautions: Lemon essential oil can cause photosensitivity. To avoid this we recommend a dilution of 2%.
Suggested Use: Use
1-2 drops of Lemon essential oil to remove oil, gum, adhesives and
crayons from most surfaces. Combine 2-3 drops of Lemon essential oil to
water in a spray bottle to help refresh and sanitize surfaces. Massage
Lemon essential oil into cellulite to help circulation and eliminate
waste from cells.
The International Federation of Aromatherapists does not recommend that
Essential Oils be taken internally unless under the supervision of a
Medical Doctor who is also qualified in clinical Aromatherapy.