Lemon (Citrus limonum) Pure Essential Oil - Aromatherapy - Therapeutic Quality - with Analysis Report
Description: A light, fresh, sweet citrus scent. Like a ripe lemon peel. This well-known citrus fruit is a very common and helpful essential oil. Dubbed the "sunshine oil." Refreshing and rejuvenating. The aroma inspires, brings fresh energy, and clears the mind. Lemon trees are very common in Brazil, Israel, The United States, and Argentina. This oil is extracted from the rind of fruit, rather than the juices. Lemon trees can grow from 10-20 feet tall. The fruit begin as fragrant white flowers. Lemon trees were not well known until the 17th century, when doctors realized the fruit contained a large amount of vitamin C.
Lemon increases focus, joy, mental clarity, energy and is helpful to those who have mental fatigue, learning issues, guilt and who lack joy and energy.
If using Lemon for emotional wellness, try using it with our free EFT Tapping scripts for Focus and Sleep which help release these emotional issues.
Uses: Starting the morning off with a drink of lemon, water, and honey will cleanse the blood vessels, intestinal tract, and liver. Add a few drops to a diffuser to freshen the aromatic climate of your home. Add a few drops to water when washing dishes or cleaning the house. Lemon helps to release emotions of feeling detached, empty, frustrated, sad, stuck, and left behind.
Lemons are notorious for aiding sore throats, nervous conditions, blood pressure, digestive problems, gallstones, debility, fever, and anxiety. This oil can also be used as a tonic, astringent, and antiseptic. More useful abilities include breaking down cellulite, cleansing bodily tissues, inspiring peace, easing stress, as a disinfectant, and to sharpen the memory. Lemon essential oil revitalizes the spirit by removing dark moods, restoring zest for life, and renewing focus, while helping to solve problems. This oil aids in relaxing the mind by allowing you to sort through cluttered thoughts, and making mood swings more subtle. Lemon wards off infections, sickness, and fatigue (especially during pregnancy).
Obtained from the cold expression of peel. Originates from Italy.
Rub lemon essential oil on corns, callouses or bunions to soothe and soften them.
To clear cluttered thoughts, vaporize 3 drops of lemon with 3 drops of eucalyptus.
To soothe mood swings, especially after the second trimester of pregnancy, bathe with 2 drops of lemon, and 2 drops of geranium.
To ward against colds, try inhaling 3 drops of lemon and 3 drops of tea tree.
To overcome physical tiredness in late pregnancy, mix lemon with lavender and have it gently rubbed into your lower back.
1–2 drops of lemon essential oil removes gum, oil, grease spots, glue or adhesive, and crayon from most surfaces. 2–3 drops of lemon essential oil with water in a spray bottle cleans surfaces. 10–15 drops of lemon essential oil to a gallon of carpet cleaning solution helps pull out stains, brighten carpet and rugs. A few drops of lemon essential oil on a cotton ball in the refrigerator helps to eliminate odors.
Storage: Keep away from direct sunlight or heat and in tightly enclosed containers. The refrigerator is an excellent place for storage.
Lemon essential oil is non-toxic.
It has been known to be an irritant in baths and massage for those with sensitive skin.
It is also phototoxic, so avoid using it when exposed to sunlight 12 hours prior to topical application.
For external use only. See our Safety Information page for further details when using essential oils.
Biosource Naturals is founded by a naturopath, aromatherapist, EFT practitioner, Reiki Master. Therapeutic Quality. We supply pure essential oils verified by GC and/or other QC testing.
"I loooovvve the Lemon essential oil! It helps with my depression! It clears away negative feelings and it lifts me up every time!" A.F.