Essential Oil of the Day – Lemon
Lemon (Citrus limon)
The cleansing, purifying, and invigorating properties of Lemon make it one of the most versatile oils.
Lemon essential oil has multiple benefits and uses. Lemon is a powerful cleansing agent that purifies the air and surfaces, and can be used as a non-toxic cleaner throughout the home. When added to water, Lemon provides a refreshing and healthy boost throughout the day. Lemon is frequently added to food to enhance the flavor of desserts and main dishes. Taken internally, Lemon provides cleansing and digestive benefits and supports healthy respiratory function.* When diffused, Lemon is very uplifting and energizing and has been shown to help improve mood.
•Take internally to assist with seasonal respiratory discomfort.*
•Add Lemon oil to a spray bottle of water to clean tables, countertops, and other surfaces. Lemon oil also makes a great furniture polish; simply add a few drops to olive oil to clean, protect, and shine wood finishes.
•Use a cloth soaked in Lemon oil to preserve and protect your leather furniture and other leather surfaces or garments.
•Lemon oil is a great remedy for the early stages of tarnish on silver and other metals.
•Diffuse to create an uplifting environment.
Directions for Use
Diffusion: Use three to four drops in the diffuser of your choice.
Internal use: Dilute one drop in 4 fl. oz. of liquid.
Topical use: Apply one to two drops to desired area. Dilute with Fractionated Coconut Oil to minimize any skin sensitivity.
•Cleanses and purifies the air and surfaces
•Naturally cleanses the body and aids in digestion*
•Supports healthy respiratory function*
•Promotes a positive mood
Clean, fresh, citrus, bright
Lemon rinds (peel)
Limonene, ß pinenes, γ-terpimene
Possible skin sensitivity. Keep out of reach of children. If you are pregnant, nursing, or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician. Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, and sensitive areas. Avoid sunlight or UV rays for up to 12 hours after applying product.
Statements with asterisks refer to internal use. All others refer to aromatic or topical use.