Saturday, March 12, 2016

Lemon Essential Oil for Everyday Use!

Lemon essential oil contains naturally occurring limonene.  Lemon is a key component to many popular essential oil-infused products.  Also, lemon promotes a healthy digestive, respiratory and immune system.  Used to relax and help concentration, lemon is one of the most versatile of all essential oils.

To purchase lemon essential oil, please visit my online store.

Uses Include

  • Put it in your diffuser to make your home smell lemony fresh
  • Inhaling can help with concentration and mood
  • Dilute with V-6 Vegetable Oil Complex to apply topically
  • Use it in homemade soap and shampoos
  • Put it in your organic cleaning products to help scent and clean the room
  • Add a few drops to your glass of water to create lemon water on the go
  • Add to your favorite recipes that can do with a hint of lemon
  • A drop or two swished around the mouth can fix bad breath
  • Mix into a hot toddy for cough relief
As is the case with most citrus based oils, the cold press method is used to extract the oil.  Lemon is best known for its ability to cleanse toxins from any part of the body, and is widely used to aid in draining the lymph nodes.  All this, and it also works as a natural bug repellent!

Multiple studies published in the International Journal of Food Microbiology demonstrate that lemon essential oil is the most powerful anti-microbial agent, and other publications have linked the scent of the oil to weight loss and improved brain activity.  

Around my house, I use lemon oil in cleaning products, in my cooking, and also in my diffuser,  When cleaning day rolls around, the fresh scent of lemon can really encourage you while cleaning, and help make the entire house look, smell and feel cleaner.

Limonene has found plenty of uses commercially as industries have made the move to a more sustainable and healthier model of business.  From special glues to organic herbicide, Limonene is a clean, natural alternative to many harmful chemicals.

Lemon oil can also be added to water to make a mixture that can wash amulets and jewelry that has been obtained second hand.  This is said to cleanse the artifacts.  When added to your bath during a full moon, it is said to have powerful purification powers.  It is also believed that lemon offered to a stranger can aid in developing friendship.

To purchase lemon essential oil, please visit my online store.

* This statement has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.