Lemon Essential Oil
Purifying, Lemon Essential Oil is an indispensable part of purifying the air. Its energising and fortifying action makes Lemon essential oil valuable for stimulating the body. Very pleasant in diffusion, the essential oil of Lemon will know how to transmit its tonic properties and to perfume the rooms with a fine and fruity scent.
Cultivated throughout the Mediterranean basin, the lemon is said to originate from India. Considered a healthy fruit, lemon juice was once recommended for cleaning wounds and cuts, relieving pain and burns caused by insect bites. The Greeks and Romans considered it a panacea. It was introduced to Europe in the Middle Ages and is often associated with long sea voyages where people used it to protect themselves from scurvy. A general tonic, organic lemon essential oil is ideal for restoring energy and traditionally reputed to be excellent for the proper functioning of the immune system.
Lemon essential oil is traditionally used to improve the following situations: Nausea, motion sickness, Digestive, hepatic and pancreatic fatigue, Prevention of epidemics and infectious diseases (colds, flu, gastroenteritis, etc.), Fight against premature ageing: hypertension, capillary fragility, Venous stases, heavy legs, haemorrhoids, Obesity, overweight, Air disinfection.
Contributes to the proper functioning of the natural immunity, regulates the metabolism.
Studies show its regulating properties on the hepatic system and anti-nausea.
Digestive tonic, carminative, general depurative
General antiseptic and bactericide, especially on gram + and -.
Antiviral and aerial sanitizer in diffusion.
Terpenes (d-limonene, beta pinene and citrals) have antifungal properties.
Antibacterial Antiperiodic Antiscorbutic Aromatherapy Astringent Carminative Miscellany Refrigerant
Rubefacient Stimulant Stomachic Vitamin C
1-2 drops in a diffuser, in your cosmetics, in a bath or in a carrier massage oil.
Specifications for Lemon Essential Oil
|Ingredients||100% Pure cold pressed oil extracted from Citrus Limonum.|
|Botanical Name||Citrus Limon|
|Country of Origin||Italy|
|Packaging||Glass bottle with dropper|
|Precautions||Do not expose yourself to the sun for at least 8 hours after applying this highly photosensitizing oil. For use in cosmetics, it is recommended to use Lemon essential oil without furocoumarins.|
Irritating in its pure state, use diluted for any skin application.
Not recommended during the first three months of pregnancy.
Keep out of reach of children.
Certain natural compounds contained in this essential oil may present a risk of allergy in certain sensitive people when the essential oil is incorporated into a cosmetic composition: limonene and, to a lesser extent, citral (geranial and neral), linalool.
As a general rule, always do an application test of your preparation, in the crease of the elbow, at least 48 hours before using it.
Do not take internally.