Diffused lemon essential oil fills the air with a light, refreshing, cleansing scent. Dilute 1:1 with a carrier oil and apply to help dissolve cellulite. Put a drop into your drinking water.
PHYSICAL BENEFITS: Supports the respiratory system and is used for asthma, bronchitis, sore throat, sinusitis, and most respiratory conditions. It tightens smooth muscles and strengthens connective tissue throughout the body. It is used for a liver or lymphatic cleanse. It stimulates the endocrine system, especially the pancreas. Lemon is helpful in passing gallstones and is said to induce labor when the baby is overdue. Use it to purify drinking water. It leaves no unpleasant taste behind.
EMOTIONAL / SPIRITUAL / MENTAL BENEFITS: Lemon brings clarity and logical thinking. Use it for study sessions, improving attention span, and problem solving. Lemon helps release resentment and handle stress with a sense of humor.
Lemon oil is antiseptic, antiviral, antibiotic, sedative, diuretic, astringent, digestive, immunostimulant, antidepressant, stimulant, and antispasmodic.
It is cold pressed from the peel of the fruit.
CAUTIONS: Lemon essential oil is thought by some to be photo-toxic. Avoid direct sun exposure after applying it to your skin.