The Benefits of Lemon Essential Oil


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Health Benefits of Lemon Essential Oil

Ever since we started using essential oils for our business, I couldn’t help but really dig in to see how amazing they are. I was blown away by how useful every single oil was. Each one has unique properties that are miracle workers and I absolutely love using them outside of work now! So I thought I’d share my knowledge and love for essential oils on the blog.

One of my favorite essential oils to use is lemon. Especially with the laundry list of benefits of lemon essential oil! I’m a sucker for the calming citrusy scent and yet there are so many other amazing properties in it. Like the fact that lemon water is great for weight loss, flushing toxins, and aiding in curing nasty colds. Along with that, there are a ton of other uses for it. Keep reading for more details about this light, cleansing essential oil.

Type of Scent:

Uplifting, calming.

Properties

Anti-fungal, antiviral, astringent, diuretic, digestive aid, antibacterial, disinfectant

Aids In

Stomach problems including: indigestion, cramps, and upset stomach. Stress relief including: fatigue, exhaustion, anxiety, and nervousness. Skin problems including: treating acne, reducing excessive oil, and improving the look of dull skin. Cleaning solutions including: freshening laundry, degreasing, washing dishes, and general cleaning (when mixed with water or equal parts water and vinegar.)

Warnings

Lemon oil reacts strongly to sunlight. Use extra caution when using lemon oil and going out in sunlight.

Medical Disclaimer: 
This information is for educational purposes only. It is not intended to treat, cure, prevent or, diagnose any disease or condition. Nor is it intended to prescribe in any way. This information is for educational purposes only and may not be complete, nor may its data be accurate. As with all essential oils, never use them undiluted. 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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