Lemon oil is a versatile essential oil with many different applications. It has long been used in Ayurveda and other herbalist traditions. Its strong antiseptic and antioxidant properties make it effective for fighting bacteria in your body and your home, as well as reducing acne and improving your skin health. Its fresh, invigorating scent also make it beneficial in reducing nausea, relieving stress and improving your mood.
Lemon oil comes from the lemon peel. While lemons are grown throughout the world, the Citrus limon plant is native to Asia. Lemon oil benefits include reducing nausea and vomiting during pregnancy, as well as other digestive problems. Using lemon oil for skin can help in reducing acne as well as tightening and hydrating skin. Lemon oil can also promote whiten teeth and for oral health.
See the infographic below for more information on lemon oil benefits. Lemon oil, like all essential oils, is highly concentrated in its pure state. So remember to dilute this essential oil with a suitable carrier oil before use.
You can explore so much more about how lemon oil can be used and its recipes for beauty and wellness. You can diffuse lemon oil using an essential oil diffuser at home and enjoy its benefits and fresh aroma.