Lemon Oil

The clean, citrusy smell of Lemon Oil comes from the fruit rinds of the lemon tree. The therapeutic use of lemons date back thousands of years. Since it's a phototoxic chemical, do not apply lemon oil prior to going in the sun.

Aromatherapy Benefits:

  • Improves concentration
  • Mood enhancer
  • Fights bacterial and viral infections

How To Use:

  • Make a lemon astringent for acne or oily skin
  • Add to cleaning products to take advantage of its antiseptic effects
  • Helps cure nail fungus or athlete's foot
  • Add some drops to a homemade reed diffuser

Fun Fact:

Not only did Romans use lemons in cooking, but this ancient civilization also used lemon rinds to ward off insects and clean clothes. Lemons were so important to their culture that they chose the lemon to be the symbol for the Roman goddess of youth.

Where to Buy:

Essential Oils can be purchased at local health food stores or online. Typically, Amazon offers the best prices on the market.

Below you'll find some of our favorite brands of Lemon Oil (organic and non-organic). If you're new to aromatherapy, consider purchasing a small set of oils to get the best deal.