Our Lemon Essential Oil is extracted from fresh lemon peels. Known as liquid sunshine, it’s a deeply invigorating oil with a crisp citrus aroma.
Thanks to the active compound limonene, Lemon Essential Oil yields antimicrobial, anti-inflammatory, astringent, detoxifying and stimulating properties.
It can be used to enhance mood, boost energy levels, strengthen immunity and purify the home.
The Health Benefits of Lemon Essential Oil
Inhaling the fresh, sweet aroma of Lemon Essential Oil can help relieve mental and physical fatigue. Its stimulating properties make you feel wide awake, improving focus and productivity.
The antimicrobial and astringent properties of Lemon Essential Oil can be used to cleanse and exfoliate the skin. It can be massaged into the skin to support a healthy complexion and reduce acne, blemishes, oily skin and large pores.
Lemon Essential Oil nourishes the skin and heals fungal and viral infections like cold sores, warts and athlete's foot.
Lemon Essential Oil is a lymphatic stimulator. This means it encourages detoxification and reduces fluid retention in the body. It's popular for toning skin and reducing the appearance of cellulite and varicose veins.
By purifying the air and killing germs, diffusing Lemon Essential Oil boosts immunity and prevents respiratory infections.
Add a few drops of Lemon Essential Oil to shampoo to eliminate oil, nourish your scalp and give hair a healthy shine.
Lemon Essential Oil has potent antimicrobial and cleansing properties. Inhaling its uplifting aroma is ideal for beating a midday energy slump, and applying it topically will give you a radiant glow.
Add some liquid sunshine to your life. Order your bottle of Zen Maitri’s Lemon Essential Oil today!
Essential oils are very concentrated plant extracts and therefore always need to be diluted before use to apply safely to the skin.
When applying essential oils to the body use these calculations for a 2% or 3% dilution: For a 2% dilution add 40 drops of essential oil to 100ml of carrier oil. For a 3% dilution add 60 drops of essential oil to 100ml of carrier oil.
When applying essential oils to the face use a 0.5% dilution: 5 drops per 100ml of carrier oil. Avoid use near or directly in the eyes.
When adding to bath use the following instructions: For a 2% dilution add 6 drops of essential oil to 15ml (1 tablespoon) of carrier oil For a 3% dilution add 9 drops of essential oil to 15ml (1 tablespoon) of carrier oil
For use in an oil burner or diffuser add 2-3 drops in the water.
Always patch test diluted essential oils on skin for 24 hours if you have sensitive skin.