Lemon Essential Oil has antioxidant properties that reverse the skin-aging effects, cures acne, exfoliates dead skin and brightens the complexion, reducing nausea and vomiting, effective against skin issues like blisters, insect bites, greasy and oily conditions, cuts, wounds, cellulite, rosacea, cold sores and warts. Like grapefruit oil, lemon oil is one of the best essential oils for weight loss, lemon also contains d-limonene, which is known to help support your metabolism and cleanse lymphatic glands, which can help with weight loss, help purify the body, oral conditions, oral thrush, and bad breath. Limonene, a major component of lemon essential oil, has anti-tumor and chemotherapeutic due to its antibacterial properties, it can be used as a sanitizer to cleanse the household surfaces and oily and greasy stains. Lemon oil is excellent as a natural deodorizer and as a diffuser, its citrus aroma stimulates the brain cells, improves concentration and revitalizes the body, mind & spirit.
It is strongly recommended to dilute it with a carrier oil (any massage oil) before applying on the skin.
Avoid direct sun exposure after applying lemon oil as it is photo-toxic.
For body massage: Mix 1 portion of Lemon oil and 10 portions of carrier oil which could be any cold-pressed oil such as almond oil, olive oil or coconut oil.
In a diffuser: Add 6-8 drops of pure Lemon oil to water. This stimulates the brain, improves concentration and relieves stress.
For inhalation to treat Nausea: Add just one drop of Lemon oil in a pan containing boiling water, or steamer. Inhale vaporized lemon oil.
For Weight Loss/cough/digestion/Nourish Skin: Add a few drops of lemon oil to lukewarm water and drink empty stomach in the morning and 30 min post meals.
For bad breath- Add few drops to filtered water in a spray bottle for use.
Do not apply directly on the skin.
For external use only. Keep away from eyes.