Lemon essential oil, also known as “Liquid sunshine” for its ability to purify, is the most invigorating and cleansing essential oil. The lemon fruit and essential oil has been part of Ayurveda for thousands of years for its powerful antimicrobial properties to treat a wide variety of health issues.
Scientific Name / Botanical name: Citrus limon
Extraction Method: Cold pressed
Plant Part: Citrus rind
Aroma: Smells similar to fresh lemon rinds
Color: Pale yellow
Acts as an effective surface disinfectant, killing germs and bacteria.
Its refreshing aroma purifies and freshens the air, creating a clean and uplifting environment.
Detoxifies and Nourishes Skin
Helps detoxify the skin by removing impurities while nourishing it with vitamins and antioxidants.
It enhances overall metabolism by stimulating blood flow and circulation.
The invigorating scent uplifts the mood, promotes mental clarity, and reduces stress and anxiety.
Helps control dandruff, soothes the scalp, and strengthens the hair, promoting healthier and shinier locks.
Ways to use
Surface cleaner and air freshener
Add 15-20 drops of lemon essential oil to a spray bottle filled with water
Spray on countertops, furniture or other surfaces to eliminate mold or to disinfect.
Wipe clean with a cloth or tissue paper.
Add 2-3 drops of lemon essential oil on a cotton bud or pad
Leave it near the trash can, inside the bathroom, and the refrigerator to snuff out bad odor.
Detoxifying agent that cleanses, exfoliates and nourishes skin. Antibacterial and antiseptic properties help sanitize wounds. Astringent property rejuvenate dull skin.
Add a few drops of lemon essential oil to body lotion, aloevera gel or carrier oil ( add 4 to 5 drops of essential oil for every tablespoon of carrier oil or lotion)
Use on face and skin regularly
Imparts glow to the skin
Fresh smelling laundry
It is a non-toxic freshener for bed and living room fabric
Fresh smelling clothes
When diffused, it helps reduce symptoms of cold, cough and flu. Clears nasal passage and promotes easier breathing.
Add a few drops of essential oil to a diffuser filled with water ( 4 to 5 drops for every 100 ml of water)
Switch on the diffuser
Enjoy the calming and revitalizing effect of the aroma
Recommended Essential Oil Blends:
Juniper berry essential oil blends well with the below oils and all citrus oils
Recommended Carrier oils:
- Avoid contact with eyes, nose, and sensitive areas.
- Never apply essential oils to the skin or scalp directly. It is highly recommended to dilute the oil using a carrier oil to avoid skin irritation.
- Never intake essential oils orally.
- Do a patch test before topical use to make sure there are no allergic reactions to any essential oil.
- If you are pregnant, nursing or taking medication; consult a physician before use.
- Keep away from pets and children.