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Lemon Organic essential oil (Citrus limon) 10 ml

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Description

 Reported benefits & properties:

  • Antibacterial
  • Antiseptic
  • Antiviral
  • Tonifying: Contains Vitamin P-similar (help absorb vitamin C, decreases the permeability of capillaries and increases resistance), supports skin cells youth
  • Natural immunity stimulating
  • Combat fatigue and Exhaustion

Traditionally used: 

  • In DIY cleaning and purifying products
  • To fight nausea or motion sickness
  • To help prevent epidemic spreads (colds, flu, gastro…)
  • In homemade creams to help fight skin ageing
  • To help with circulatory legs problems, varicose, heavy legs, …
  • To improve brittle nails
  • Included in oily hair serums
  • Added to oily and acne-prone facial creams, masks and scrubs
  • In fighting adipose skins and cellulite

IDENTIFICATION

NCI name ; Citrus Medica Limonum (Limon) Peel Oil

CAS number ; 84929-31-7

SKU code ; EO-LEM-0010

EXTRACTION METHOD ; Cold Pressed Essential Oil

PARTS USED ; Peels

ORIGIN  ; South Africa

COMMON NAMES : Limon, Limoun, Limone

APPEARANCE : Pale yellow to slightly greenish yellow colored liquid

ODOUR NOTE : Intense, lemon-fresh, zesty, tangy odour

QUALITY : 100 % pure and natural organic whole essential oil.

Active ingredients: Esters (isobutyl angelate, methylallyl methacrylate, methylallyl angelate, isoamyl isobutyrate)

Approx. Shelf Life: 3 years

STORAGE CONDITION ; Store in a cool dark place

 

Citrus Lemon (Citrus Limon - Limonum)

One of the most polyvalent oils 

With its Antiseptic and detoxifying qualities, lemon essential oil helps purify the skin, or the ambient air. It acts as a fat-burning accelerator and fights water retention. Bright, crisp, tonic and refreshing, This Lemon essential oil is known to neutralise the Eberth bacillus, responsible for typhoid fever (Salmonella enterica typhi) and the staphylococcus bacteria in 5 min, the Klebs-Löffler bacillus (that causes diphtheria) in 20 min. 

Attention: may be Photosensitizing (May irritate the skin when exposed to the sun. Always dilute and avoid direct sunlight after use)

RECIPES | SYNERGIES

Please click on the link to access some synergies | recipes where you would use the Lemon essential oil

 

Fresh air diffusion 

 

Concentration Diffusion

 

Relaxation Destress diffusion

 

In Diffuser | Study Blend

Use in a diffuser; or Apply topically on pulse points after diluting in a base oil

Rosemary (10 drops) + Peppermint (2-4 drops) + Lemon (3-6 drops) + Sweet Orange (2-4 drops)

 

In Diffuser | Relaxing and Uplifting Blend

Use in diffuser

Lemongrass (10 drops) + Grapefruit (10 drops) + Lemon (10 drops)

USE FOR

 

 

Massages & body care

 

  • Body massage  use 1 to 6 drops essential oil for 10 ml carrier oil (0.5 to 2 % concentration) ++
  • Face care use 1 to 3 drops essential oil for 10 ml carrier or base (0.5 to 1 % concentration) ++
  • Body & Hair care use 2 to 6 drops essential oil for 10 ml carrier or base (1 to 2 % concentration) ++

 

Diffusion

 

  • Ultrasonic Diffusers for air purification, use 10 mn 3 times a day. +++
  • Spray Add 5 drops of essential oil for 10 ml of vegetable glycerine and add water +++

 

Others 

 

  • Cooking add to make your own aromatized syrup, to prepare pancakes, cakes and cookies, jams and compotes. Add in sauces for fish, coconut milk… +++
  • Homecare add to homemade cleansing products +++

 

For more detailed information, please go check this LINK TO Instructions of use essential oils page

 

 

 

DO NOT USE UNDILUTED and seek medical and specialist advise when in doubt

SEE OUR PAGE ON PRECAUTION - HOW TO USE ESSENTIAL OILS SAFELY

REPORTED BENEFITS

Reported benefits & properties:

 

  • Antibacterial
  • Antiseptic
  • Antiviral
  • Tonifying: Contains Vitamin P-similar (help absorb vit. C, decreases the permeability of capillaries and increases resistance), supports skin cells youth
  • Natural immunity stimulating
  • Combat fatigue and Exhaustion

 

 

TRADITIONALLY USED FOR

Traditionally used:

 

  • In DIY cleaning and purifying products
  • To fight nausea or motion sickness
  • To help prevent epidemic spreads (colds, flu, gastro…)
  • In homemade creams to help fight skin aging
  • To help with circulatory legs problems, varicose, heavy legs, …
  • To improve brittle nails
  • Included in oily hair serums
  • Added to oily and acne prone facial creams, masks and scrubs
  • In fighting adipose skins and cellulite

BLEND WELL WITH

 

Bad breath Synergy

 

a few drops to gargle and rinse. you can either swallow or spit after 30 seconds of gargling

 

CAUTION

Do not use during the first 3 months of pregnancy / breastfeeding 

Keep out of reach of children and pets.

As a general rule, always perform a skin patch test before using your essential oils for the first time.

 

DO NOT USE UNDILUTED and seek medical and specialist advise when in doubt

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