Lemon Essential Oil (organic)
BENEFITS AND USES OF LEMON ESSENTIAL OIL
THERAPEUTIC PROPERTIES: Anti-infectious, antimicrobial, antiseptic,. antispasmodic, anti-viral, astringent, calm-ative, circulatory, depurative, homeostatic, stimulant, tonic, vermifuge.
THERAPEUTIC USES: Digestive problems, loss of appetite, detoxifying, cellulite, bronchial conditions, influenza, sore throat, laryngitis, varicose veins, haemorrhoids, acne, skin infections, herpes, abscesses, physical exhaustion, fatigue, anxious, depression, nervous tension, inability to concentrate or focus.
ORIGIN: India PART USED: Peels EXTRACTION METHOD: Cold pressed
BOTANICAL NAME: Citrus Medica Limonum (Lemon) Peel Oil
NOTE CLASSIFICATION: Top note
PRECAUTIONARY ADVICE: Expressed lemon oil is a photo-sensitiser, do not apply to the skin, prior to sun exposure. Distilled oil is a non-photosensitiser. May cause irritation on high sensitive skin. Skin patch test is advisable
CAS Number: 8008-56-8
Our Lemon Essential Oil is Bergapten-free (FCF) and safe to use in skincare with no photosensitising effects. Like most other citrus peel oils, Limonene is the dominant constituent of Lemon Oil, with many other refreshing terpenoid evaporative at low concentrations that yet gives the zesty bite to the overall aroma.
Lemon Essential Oil has strong antioxidant activity and anti-aging effects; and is able to reduce cell and tissue damage in the skin that's caused by free radicals.
Lemon Oil is often used in cleaning products that tackle the purifying nature of Lemon to cleanse and brighten a space.
Lemon Oil is a smart choice for formulating blends that reduce bacteria and help purify minor infections as well as reduce pain and inflammation.
Lemon Oil can also help improving concentration and mental clarity. It has the ability to refresh the mind by creating a positive mindset and eliminating negative emotions.
Our Citrus Medica Limonum (Lemon) Peel Oil is organically crafted and cold pressed from the bright yellow rinds of freshly harvested Lemon fruits cultivated in the sunny grove of India. With its uplifting refreshing, and sweet, lemony scent, Lemon Oil is a must have addition to essential oils collection.