Lemon is one of the most popular essential oils in aromatherapy. It’s clean and citrusy scent make it an ideal ingredient in a variety of skin care and home cleansing rituals.Uses of Lemon Essential Oil
USAHistory and Background
In Chinese medicine, cool/dry action, earth and fire element, clears heat, dampness, phlegm, reduces heat from congested liver. Psychologically, sharpens focus of consciousness, clarifies and uplifts intellect, disperses confusion and worry, encourages greater trust and security, opens the heart, alleviates fears of emotional involvement.Physical Description
Lemon essential oil is pale green-yellow in color and has a thin consistency. This oil will turn brown as it ages.Aromatic Description
Lemon essential oil's scent can be described as clean, fresh, light, citrusy, slightly sweet, and tangy.Biological Makeup and Components
Limonene (approx. 70-90%), terpinene, pinenes, sabinene, myrcene, citral, linalol, geraniol, octanol, nonanol, citronellal, bergamotene.Extraction Technique
Extracted by cold expression from outer part of fresh lemon peel.Information for Aromatherapists
Lemon essential oil is a top note and blends well with Lavender, Neroli, Ylang Ylang , Rose, Sandalwood, Chamomile, Benzoin, Fennel, Geranium, Eucalyptus, Juniper, Lavendin, Elemi, and other citrus oils
Our Lemon Essential Oil is 100% pure and natural. It is free of any chemicals, pesticides, synthetic perfumes, fillers, or carrier oils.Cautions
All of our essential oils are 100% natural and free of any chemicals, pesticides and synthetic perfumes.
These products are NOT intended to diagnose, cure or prevent any disease. This information is NOT a substitute for professional medical treatment or consultation. Prior to using essential oils, Source Vitál always recommends consulting your medical professional if you are pregnant, epileptic, have cancer, have liver issues, or any other serious illness. Do NOT ingest essential oils internally or apply undiluted oils onto the skin without consultation from an experienced and trained aromatherapist or aromatherapy practitioner. Always consult an aromatherapist before using essential oils for babies and children.
Keep all oils tightly closed and cool. Always keep out of reach of children.
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