Known for uplifting emotions and improving concentration, Lemon Myrtle (Backhousia Citriodora) essential oil is also beneficial for treating cold sores and headaches. 


COMMON NAME: Lemon Myrtle

BOTANICAL NAME: Backhousia Citriodora

KNOWN FOR: Relief for chest congestion, uplift mood and improve concentration

EXTRACTION METHOD: Steam distilled


AROMA: Fresh, crisp, potent lemon scent





Add 3-4 drops to the diffuser of your choice.


Dilute essential oils with Carrier Oils to protect your skin and for longer lasting scents. Essential oils are highly concentrated and should be patch tested on skin prior to use. 

Note: 20 drops of essential oil is equal to approximately 1ml. 1 drop of essential oil added to a 5ml teaspoon of carrier oil equals approximately 1% dilution.

We recommend the following dilutions:

  • Face, body and massage oils: 1-5%
  • Perfume: 10-15%
  • Add 2-5 drops to a warm bath


Lemon Myrtle Essential Oil Blends

Refreshing - 4 drops Lemon Myrtle, 3 drops Bergamot, 2 drops Peppermint

Boost - 2 drops Lemon Myrtle, 3 drops Sweet Orange, 2 drops Eucalyptus

Calming - 2 drops Lemon Myrtle, 2 drops Bergamot, 2 drops Rose Geranium


Caution: External use only. Possible skin sensitivity, dilute prior to application. Seek medical advice if pregnant, breast feeding or under doctor's care. Keep out of reach of children. Store in a cool, dry place away from sunlight. If irritation develops, discontinue use.




Certified Organic Backhousia Citriodora (Lemon Myrtle) Leaf Oil.


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