Lemon Essential Oil
Our organically crafted Lemon Essential Oil is cold pressed from the bright yellow rinds of freshly harvested Citrus limon fruits cultivated in sunny orchards of Indian countryside. With its bright, refreshing, magically sweet, lemony scent, Lemon Oil is a welcome addition to essential oils collection of both the perfumers as well as aromatherapists.
Like most other citrus peel oils, Limonene is the dominant constituent of Lemon Oil, with a dozen other refreshing terpenoid volatiles at low concentrations that nonetheless lend a zesty bite to the overall aroma. Our Lemon Essential Oil is Bergapten-free (FCF) - safe to use in skincare with no photosensitizing effects. FCF (furanocoumarin-free) is an acronym used to indicate that the chemical compounds responsible for extreme sensitization of the skin to sunlight has been removed. In the case of Lemon Oil, the specific furanocoumarin is Bergapten.
REPORTED BENEFITS AND USES
Lemon Essential Oil is often used in DIY cleaning products that harness the purifying nature of Lemons to effectively cleanse and brighten a space. Along with being an exceptional choice for cleansing and purifying, Lemon Oil is a strong choice for formulating blends that reduce bacteria and help purify minor infections as well as reduce pain and inflammation. Lemon Essential Oil is commonly used in cosmetic products as well, especially those related to skin care. It has strong antioxidant activity and anti-aging effects; and is effectively able to reduce cell and tissue damage in the skin that's caused by free radicals.
Emotionally and energetically, Lemon Essential Oil brings an element of sparkle to a blend and can help lift a cloud of depression or ease emotional tension. It has an extremely calming effect, especially when added to a diffuser and used for aromatherapy. Lemon Oil can also help with mental alertness and improving concentration. It has the ability to refresh the mind by creating a positive mindset and eliminating negative emotions.
This statement has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
PART USED Peels
SYNONYMS Citrus limon (L.) Osbeck
Citrus limon (L.) Burm.f.
COMMON NAMES Limon, Limoun, Limone
EXTRACTION METHOD Cold Pressed Essential Oil
NOTE CLASSIFICATION Top Note
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