Lemon is a native plant from India. Overtime, it has been cultivated in other countries in the Mediterranean area, and in the present times, it has been a commercial crop in almost every country, especially in California. The lemon is pressed to create a pale greenish yellow oil, which is the Lemon Essential Oil. It takes 3,000 pieces of lemons to produce just a kilo of the essential oil.
The Lemon Essential Oil can be used to eliminate numerous skin problems such as varicose veins and cellulites. The oil is antiseptic and antibacterial. It can be diffused into the air with some water to kill airborne germs. It can stimulate the boy’s defense system and the lymphatic system. It can also help stop bleeding. It has been known to be good in treating or stopping nosebleeds.
The oil should be avoided during pregnancy.
The oil is phototoxic, meaning it can make the skin more sensitive to ultra violet rays.
It can be irritating to the skin.
It should be mixed with water or any other type of carrier oil when used in hot places.