With its purifying and cleansing properties, Lemon (Citrus Limon) essential oil is an excellent addition to DIY cleaning products as well as providing an uplifting, mood enhancing scent. 

 

COMMON NAME: Lemon

BOTANICAL NAME: Citrus Limon

KNOWN FOR: Uplifting mood, mental clarity and DIY cleaning products

EXTRACTION METHOD: Cold pressed

PLANT PART: Peel

AROMA: Sweet, citrus and fresh

PHOTOTOXIC: Yes, avoid direct sunlight and tanning beds for 12 hours after topical application

BOTTLED IN AUSTRALIA

 

Diffuser

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

Topical

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 (noting precautions due to phototoxic essential oil):

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

 

Lemon Essential Oil Blends

Cleansing - 2 drops Lemon, 2 drops Peppermint, 2 drops Lavender, 2 drops Tea Tree

Energise - 2 drops Lemon, 2 drops Frankincense, 2 drops Peppermint

Uplifting - 2 drops Lemon, 4 drops Bergamot, 2 drops Lime

 

Simple Surface and Mirror Cleaning Spray Recipe

Combine 1 cup of distilled water, 1 cup of white vinegar and 5 drops each of Lemon and Tea Tree essential oils in a 500ml spray bottle. For tougher mess or for disinfecting, spray onto surface and leave for at least 60 seconds. Bicarb can be added to the sprayed surface to make a paste. (Vinegar may cause damage to some surfaces, be careful to test a small area first.)

 

Caution: External use only. Possible skin sensitivity, dilute prior to application. Avoid direct sun exposure and tanning beds for up to 12 hours after 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.

 

(EOLE10)

 

Certified Organic Citrus Limon (Lemon) Peel Oil.

 

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