Cold pressed from the fresh fruit peel of lemons grown in Argentina and the United States, lemon oil has refreshing and cooling properties. As one of TC’s top selling oils, Lemon oil has a variety of uses and benefits. With a clean, fresh, citrus aroma, Lemon is known for its purifying properties. Often used in cleaning products and air purifiers, Lemon has distinct cleansing and deodorizing characteristics that make it a popular choice for cleaning surfaces and purifying the air.
Botanical Name:Citrus limonum
Main Constituents: Limonene:55 - 70%
Plant Part:Fruit Peel
Processing Method:Cold Pressed
Description / Color / Consistency:A thin, colorless to greenish yellow liquid.
Aromatic Summary / Note / Strength of Aroma:A top note with a strong aroma, it has a strong bright lemony scent.
Blends With: Bergamot, Lime, Orange, Mandarin
Cautions: This Essential Oil has phototoxic properties and exposure to the sun must be avoided after application to the skin. Due to their presence, please consult a physician prior to using this oil. Dilute well before use; May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Contact with eyes should be avoided.
General:As with all essential oils, never use them undiluted, in eyes or mucus membranes. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children. If applying an essential oil to your skin always perform a small patch test to an insensitive part of the body (after you have properly diluted the oil in an appropriate carrier.
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