Botanical name: citrus limonum
Plant part: peel
Extraction method: cold pressed
Country of Origin: Italy
Smells like: a fresh summer breeze that’s just sailed through your kitchen whilst you’re grating the rind of a lemon.
Why you need it: Cleaning and purifying your home
One of the best oils to have around the home, and certainly an ‘essential’ one, would have to be Lemon Essential Oil. Known for its purifying and uplifting properties, it is the perfect oil for surface cleaning and air purifying, which makes it no surprise then, that it also positively elevates the mood and invigorates the senses! If you are looking for a way to cleanse and purify the vibes in your home, and energise the moods of the occupants at the same time, this oil is for you.
Renowned to be beneficial for:
- Mood lifting
- Improving digestion
- Easing nausea
Skin Care Benefits:
- Strong anti-oxidant
Please consult your health care professional if you have any health conditions or are taking medication.
There are plenty things you can do with essential oils.
Here are a few suggestions:
Burn over an oil burner.
Splash a few drops into the bath to enhance the aromas.
Massage a drop or two into your skin with your favourite body oil.
Add a few drops when washing your sheets.
Add a few drops to a steamy shower.