Lemon essential oil can be diluted and applied topically to your skin, as well as dissfused into the air and inhaled. Some people swear by lemon essential oil as an ingredient that fights exhaustion, helps with depression, clears your skin, kills harmful viruses and bacteria, and reduces inflammation.
Lemon oil is one of several essential oils that can kill harmful bacteria that can grow on your skin.
Lemon essential oil is sometimes used in aromatherapy as a natural analgesic. The anti-stress and antidepressant effects of this oil may have something to do with how it helps our bodies interpret our pain without panicking.
- Add to hand soap to help eliminate oil after working on a car or anything with grease.
- Incorporate into skincare routine to give complexion a refreshed, healthy-looking glow.
- Place a few drops of Lemon on a rag to help remove stubborn, sticky residue.
- Add to a spray bottle of water to clean tables, counter tops, and other surfaces.
Safety Precautions: Non-toxic, may cause dermal irritation or sensitization reactions-apply in moderation. PHOTOTOXIC: do not use on skin exposed to direct sunlight.
If you have a cold or are experiencing a sore throat, lemon essential oil is a good home remedy to try.
Try setting up a diffuser with lemon oil to release its sweet, citrusy scent in your room while you get some rest. The calming properties of lemon oil can help relax both your mind and the muscles in your throat.