Botanical Name: Citrus limonum
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 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 the height of fame when the
British Navy began using citrus fruits to counteract the effects of
Limonene: 55 - 70%
Certified Organics: This Certified Organic Oil is
QAI Certified. The National Organic Program develops, implements, and
administers national production, handling, and labeling standards for
organic agricultural products. The QAI also accredits the certifying
agents (foreign and domestic) who inspect organic production and
handling operations to certify that they meet USDA standards.
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.
Warning: Keep out of reach of children. Highly concentrated, dilute properly before use. Keep away from eyes & mucous membranes. Not For Internal Use. If pregnant, seek professional advice before use.