Lemon Essential Oil

Kate's Magik

Size: 5 ml Amber Glass Dropper Bottle
Lemon  Essential Oil - Kates Magik Essential Oil Single Notes,
Botanical Name:
Citrus limonum
Plant Part:
Fruit Peel
Extraction Method:
Cold Pressed
Origin:
USA
Perfumery Note:
Top
Therapeutic Qualities:
Lemon Essential Oil has always been recognized for its cleansing and purifying properties. It is reputed as being antiseptic, refreshing and cooling. Research has also shown that Lemon Essential Oil can enhance the ability to concentrate.
Scent:
Lemon Essential Oil has a strong citrus scent characteric of the fruit.
History/Lore:
The fruit was well known in Europe by the middle ages, and Greeks and Romans were advocates of its therapeutic properties. Lemon essential oil reached the height of its fame when the British began using the citrus fruit to counteract the effects of scurvy on long naval voyages.
Cautions:
Lemon Essential Oil is non-toxic, but may cause skin irritation in some instances. Lemon is also phototoxic and should be avoided prior to exposure to direct sunlight. Avoid during pregnancy.