Lemon Essential Oil


100% Pure Lemon Essential Oil from Source Vitál
100% Pure Lemon Essential Oil from Source Vitál
Lemon Essential Oil

Lemon Essential Oil


100% Pure and Natural Lemon Essential Oil

Botanical Name: citrus limonum

Lemon is one of the most popular essential oils in aromatherapy. Its clean and citrusy scent make it an ideal ingredient in a variety of skin care and home cleansing rituals.

Uses of Lemon Essential Oil
  • Use Lemon Essential Oil to sharpen your mental focus by breathing in the aroma deeply.
  • Add a few drops to an unscented skin care product to improve appearance of acne, oily, and congested skin.
  • Diffuse in a diffuser or vaporizer to improve the scent of a room. Particularly effective against cigarette smoke.
  • Combined with water, this oil is great for use as a kitchen and bathroom cleaner.
  • Try adding a few drops to your air conditioner filter for a clean, fresh scent in your home.
  • Once you dilute a few drops of the Lemon Essential Oil with a carrier oil, such as Safflower Oil, apply the mixture on bug and insect bites.
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History and Background

Psychologically, sharpens focus of consciousness, clarifies and uplifts intellect, disperses confusion and worry, encourages greater trust and security, opens the heart, abd alleviates fears of emotional involvement. Yes, it is a "happy oil"!

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.

  • Do not apply directly to your skin. Always dilute with a carrier oil, such as our Safflower Oil. This oil can be an irritant so patch test first.
  • This oil can be phototoxic (causes brown spots), so avoid exposure to direct sunlight or sun bed ray for 12 hours following application of diluted essential oil to skin.
  • If you are pregnant, epileptic, have cancer, have liver issues, or any other serious illness, we strongly suggest you consult a medical professional prior to using Lemon Essential Oil.
  • Always keep Lemon Essential Oil out of reach of children
  • Keep this oil tightly closed and at room temperature or cooler. 
Additional Safety Information


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.

The information provided on this web site is compiled from common knowledge and is intended for your general knowledge only and has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.