Lemon oil has positive, uplifting qualities and supports clear thinking, humour and decisiveness. It has cleansing and antibacterial properties and works well mixed with Bergamot to make a refreshing deodorant. A few drops on a warm compress may be used to support healthy circulation. Add drops to dish rinse water, diffuse to cleanse and refresh air and add a few drops to natural cleaning solutions to upgrade the fragrance and efficacy.
Lemon blends well with Orange Sweet, Rosemary, Vetiver & Bergamot.
Lemon oil may be used to support healthy immune function when fighting infection. Have 5-10 drops diffusing continuously in the home or at the office.
Rejuvenate tired and sore feet after work by adding 5 drops of Lemon oil and cup of Epsom salts to a foot bath. This method also supports the body's natural lymphatic drainage processes. Repeat as required.
To support healthy circulation and thus help protect against varicose veins, mix 50 drops of Lemon with 10mls of Sweet Almond oil and apply to the affected area daily.
Ant & Fly Repellent
To repel annoying flies and ants add 3-5 drops to a dish cloth and wipe down surfaces. Alternatively drop some oil in the ants path to discourage their progress. Repeat as required.
Lemon oil is slightly phototoxic so avoid sunlight after application to the skin & may cause irritation in sensitive skin.
Essential oils are potent plant medicine, please use advised.