Oil Summary: Organic Lemon Oil is one of the most popular oil from citrus fruits in the world, and are widely used for culinary purposes, since they are a good source of vitamins and aid in digestion. 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. Lemon essential oil does not keep well, and if left in unprotected conditions with high heat or light can become cloudy and rancid. If your lemon essential oil appears this way, or takes on a disagreeable smell, discard it immediately as its therapeutic nature will be negligible at that point. It stimulates the body’s elimination processes, both through the digestive tract and through blood and lymph circulation. Organic Lemon Oil has a stimulating effect on the mind and body. It decreases the response of stress hormones to help you relax and feel less anxious. Organic Lemon Oil helps to suppress the appetite, dissolves body fat and rids the body of fat-secreted toxins. Also stimulates the digestive tract as well as the metabolism, supporting your active and healthy lifestyle.
Botanical Name: Citrus limon
Plant Origin: USA
Processing Method: Cold pressed
Plant Part: Fruit rind
Odor and Color: A pale yellow to greenish yellow liquid with a Odor and Appearance lemon odor
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Contraindication: Lemon essential oil can cause skin irritation. Use caution when applying topically, and heed all recommended dilution factors. All citrus essential oils are phototoxic, which means that you should not expose skin that has been treated with lemon essential oil to direct sunshine as it can cause severe burning or irritation. Keep away from the eyes and mucous membranes, and test on an insensitive area of skin until you know your tolerance. Avoid if you have sensitive skin.