Botanical Name: citrus limonum
Extraction Method: cold press
Scent Notes: fresh, fruity, citrus top notes
This beautiful Australian grown lemon oil is an excellent choice for perfumery, aromatherapy, skin and hair care. It has a tonic effect on the lymphatic system and stimulates the digestive system. In skin care, Lemon essential oil has astringent properties which helps control the over-production of sebum. Used for breaking down cellulite, fighting acne, scalp cleansing, skin and hair lightening. Its versatility extends to the kitchen, helping to disinfect counter tops and windows, with an uplifting scent that instantly cheers you up.
Try It: Make a cleaning spray of 60 drops lemon oil to 2 tbsp distilled vinegar and 80ml water in a spray bottle.
Caution: May cause skin irritation in some. Photosensitive - Do not use prior to direct exposure to sunlight. Essential oil use on pets should be diluted well in a medium before direct application. Avoid use during first trimester of pregnancy.