Botanical Name: Citrus limonum
Extraction Method: Cold Pressed
Plant Part : Citrus Rind (Peel)
Perfumery Note: Top
Strength of Aroma: Strong
Aromatic Scent: Lemon essential oil has a strong citrus scent.
Blends well with: Bergamot, Lime, Orange and Mandarin.
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.
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.
Cautions: Lemon essential oil can cause photosensitivity. To avoid this we recommend a dilution of 2%.