Because of its color, and its warm, cheerful energy some people call lemon essential oil the "sunshine oil". Its aroma clears the mind and inspires new energy.
Main Constituents: Limonene and Citral
Botanical Name: Citrus limonum
Plant Part: Fruit Peel
Extraction Method: Cold Pressed
Common Uses: Thought to be a cure all by the ancient Egyptians, today it is known as an effective astringent. Uses include adding a few drops to a diffuser to freshen the aroma of a home, added to detergent to wash dishes or clean. Keep away from direct sunlight or heat and store in sealed containers. Store in refrigerator to maintain freshness.
Color: Pale yellow to yellow liquid
Strength of Aroma: Strong
Blends well with: Bergamot, Lime, Orange and Mandarin
Aromatic Scent: Lemon Essential Oil has a very strong citrus scent.
History: Lemons was well known in Europe by the middle ages, and the Greeks and Romans were advocates of its therapeutic properties. Lemon essential oil reached the height of its fame when the British began using the citrus fruit to counteract the effects of scurvy.
Cautions: Essential Oil is non-toxic, but may cause skin irritation in some. Lemon is also phototoxic and should be avoided prior to exposure to direct sunlight. Avoid during pregnancy.
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|Wonderful Lemon by The Chandler's Rose on 2015-05-21 10:18:15|
|Rating:||5 of 5 - Excellent|
|Pros:||Clean, crisp, no discoloration, doesn't accelerate trace. Great for soap, as an anchor for other citrus EOs.|
|Cons:||I want to drink it every time I open the bottle. LOL|
|Comments:||Makes a great anchor for Lime if used in soap. Blends well with Blueberry Surprise FO.|