Product Details for Lemon Essential Oil:
Botanical Name: Citrus Limon
Size: 10 ml
Grade: Pure Therapeutic Essential Oil
Aroma: Fresh, Zesty Citrus Scent
Blends Well with: Benzoin, chamomile, cistus, elemi, eucalyptus, fennel, frankincense, geranium, juniper, lavender, neroli, oakmoss, rose, sandalwood, ylang ylang
When using Lemon Oil you know you are using something that is time tested. This oil is easily one of the most recognized and popular essential oils.
Citrus oils such as lemon essential oil are popular due to it’s many uses in beauty, household and medicinal products.
It is best known for its ability to cleanse toxins from the body and revitalize the body, helps to fight bacteria and fungi.
Lemon essential oil is also commonly used as a natural skin revitalizer and does wonders for your skin!
It’s a very useful essential oil to add into your regimen because of its versatility.
Quick Facts About Lemon Essential Oil
Relieving nausea: Studies show that inhaling lemon essential oil can uplift your mood and significantly reduce morning sickness and nausea caused during pregnancy.
Aid in Digestion: Drops of lemon oil applied to the abdominal area can significantly improve conditions of gastritis and constipation.
Improves skin: Due to its anti-microbial and powerful antioxidant properties, lemon essential oil can repair dull and damaged skin. It helps cure blisters, acne, wounds, cuts, oily skin, cellulite, rosacea and cold sores.
Detoxes the body: Lemon essential oil stimulates lymphatic drainage, which is a process of the body that cleanses itself from waste and toxins. It promotes the cleansing and detoxing the body.
Cures cough and lymphatic drainage: A few drops of lemon oil can help fight inflammation and bacteria responsible for coughs. It also helps drain out liquid in the lymph nodes that cause cough & flu.
Cleaning and cleansing agent: The two compounds limonene and b-pinene found in lemon oil make it an effective oil for cleaning and food preservation as it thwarts bacteria growth.
May Inhibit tumor growth: Few studies show that applying few drops of the oil can help breast cancer patients cope. Limonene in the oil is an anti-tumor and chemotherapeutic component.
How to Use Lemon Oil
Cleaning: Mix 40 drops of lemon oil, 20 drops of tea tree oil and a little bit of white vinegar to a 16 ounce spray bottle. You can use this mixture for spritzing and cleaning floors, kitchen, bathroom etc.
improving digestion: Mix 5 drops of essential oil in 2 tbsp of carrier oil and rub the mixture on to your abdominal area.
Detoxing the body: Add 5 drops of lemon oil in to a diffuser or simply inhale the essential oil straight from the bottle. Furthermore, you can also mix 3 to 5 drops in 1 tbsp of carrier oil and massage on the body.
Relieving cough: Mix 5 drops of oil in a carrier oil of your choice (almond/apricot /coconut) and apply on neck, chest and nose area.
Skin and body: Mix in 5 drops of lemon oil in a tbsp of carrier oil (almond oil/apricot oil/olive oil) and apply gently in circular motions on face and body.
For nausea: Inhale the oil straight from the bottle or mix 5 drops in 2 tsp of carrier oil and apply to chest or temples.
Use essential oils topically only, preferably diluted with a carrier oil or advised by a practitioner. Do a patch test( by applying only a small drop of oil on skin) before using oil to check if you are allergic or have any reactions. However if there is any aggravation please discontinue using immediately.
Lemon oil is only meant for topical use. Avoid ingesting it as it can result in side effects like digestive issues, hives or dizziness.
Do not drink or ingest the oil or expose very close to the eyes. Keep away from flames or direct exposure to fire as this is a flammable substance.
Keep away from children’s reach.
Store in a cool and dry place, away from sunlight.