Benefits of organic lemon essential oil – General benefits and origin
Lemon tree is an evergreen tree native to India.
Lemon essential oil is obtained by cold pressing the external rind of lemon fruits. It has a citrus, sweet, fresh and revitalizing scent.
It is known for its antiseptic, regenerating and healing properties.
In massage therapy lemon essential oil helps treat dysentery, intestinal parasites, flatulence, nausea, food poisoning, stomach upset, acidity and heartburn. It also relieves pain caused by varicose veins and muscle cramps.
Benefits of lemon essential oil for the skin
Lemon essential oil is an excellent remedy for treating skin problems such as acne, rough skin, oily skin, skin blemishes, cold sores, warts and wounds.
Lemon essential oil provides luminosity and elasticity to the skin and helps eliminate excess oil and impurities. It is also used to fight wrinkles, stretch marks and cellulite as well as in in weight loss.
Benefits of lemon essential oil for hair
Lemon essential oil is indicated for fragile hair and to control excess fat (just add a few drops of essential oil to your usual shampoo).
Benefits of lemon essential oil for the mind
In aromatherapy lemon essential oil is used to improve mental health in general, promote emotional balance, calm the mind, provide mental clarity, improve concentration and instil optimism. It is also used to treat anxiety, fatigue, nervous tension and dizziness.
Blends well with:
Chamomile, eucalyptus, fennel, frankincense, geranium, juniper, labdanum, lavender, neroli, patchouli, rose, rosemary, tea tree and ylang ylang.
Do not use before exposing yourself to the sun (phototoxic product). Do not apply directly on the skin. As it is not a distillate, it is more sensitive to oxidation, so it should be kept in the refrigerator once it has been opened and used within a maximum period of one year.
INCI: Citrus Limonum (Lemon) Peel Oil
Limonene < 73%, citral < 3%, linalool < 0,3%, geraniol < 0,2%