Lemon Essential Oil
100% Pure Lemon Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Citrus limon
Lemon essential oil, also known as Citrus limon oil, is extracted from lemon peels, which have many volatile oil glands in their pits. Approximately 1,000 lemons are needed to produce one pound of lemon oil. The citrus scent of lemons comes from a chemical compound called limonene, which comprises the majority of lemon oil.
The health benefits of lemon oil can be attributed to its stimulating, calming, carminative, anti-infection, astringent, detoxifying, antiseptic, disinfectant, sleep inducing, and antifungal properties. The benefits of lemon oil include its ability to treat stress disorders, fever, infections, asthma, obesity, insomnia, skin disorders, hair conditions, stomach problems and tiredness.
Blends well with: Bergamot, Carrot Seed, Cedarwood Atlas, Citronella, Coriander Seed, Geranium Egyptian, Lavender, Lemongrass, Neroli, Palmarosa, Petitgrain, Rosemary Sandalwood Australian and Vetiver.