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Botanical Name: Citrus limonum


Main Constituents:
Limonene: 55- 70%

Plant Part: Fruit Peel

Origin: Italy

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, and Mandarin.

Product Abstract: The Lemon tree was originally a small, thorny, evergreen tree native to India. It is now common in Southern Europe, Florida, and California. The fruit was well-known in Europe by the middle ages, and the Greeks and Romans were advocates of its properties. Lemon oil has been historically recognized as a cleanser, and lemons themselves reached their 'height of fame' when the British navy began using citrus fruits to counteract the effects of scurvy.


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.


Storage: It is recommended that oils packaged in metal containers (for safe shipping) be transferred into dark glass containers to maintain freshness and attain maximum shelf life.

Lemon Organic Essential OIl


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. 

Safety precautions: Extremely potent use with care. Consult a professional reference for correct dilution ratios prior to application. Avoid in pregnancy and lactation. Keep away from eye area. Keep out of reach of children.

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