Lemon (Cold Pressed) Essential Oil
Lemon oil has a wide variety of uses and benefits. This refreshingly uplifting and fruity oil, expressed from the rind of the fruit, is toning and clarifying for your skin and also makes a great natural disinfectant for your home. 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. With it’s clean, fresh, citrus aroma, Lemon is known for its purifying properties and is often used in cleaning products and air purifiers.
Description & Uses
Description & Uses
Cleansing: This energising and uplifting oil is expressed from the rind of the fruit and has a fresh, zesty aroma. It’s wide ranging benefits include toning and clarifying for your skin and also makes a great natural disinfectant for your home, cleansing, deodorising and distinfecting.
Blends well with: Chamomile Roman, Clary Sage, Eucalyptus, Sweet Fennel, Frankincense, Geranium, Ginger, Grapefruit, Lavender, Sweet Orange and Thyme linalol.
Add up to 5 drops in 20ml of bath or shower gel, or carrier oil. Use 2 drops for children over 3 years old or adults with sensitive skin. Not suitable for children under 3 years old.
Add 4–6 drops to a bowl of steaming water, pace a towel over your head and breathe. Not suitable for Children over 3 years old, adults with sensitive skin and asthmatics should not inhale directly. Instead, place 4 to 6 drops in a bowl of hot water and leave in the room nearby. Not suitable for children under 3 years old.
Use up to 15 drops in 20ml of base oil. For children over 3 years old or adults with sensitive skin, use up to 6 drops in 2 tbsp of base oil. Not suitable for children under 3 years old.
Diffusers & Burners
Add 1–3 drops in a diffuser or burner. For children over 3 years old, add 1–3 drops in a diffuser. Not suitable for children under 3 years old.
Do not use undiluted directly on the skin.
Essential oil of Lemon (Citrus limon)