ESSENTIAL OIL "LEMON" 10 ml
ESSENTIAL OIL "LEMON" 100% natural
Latin name: Citrus limonum
Part used: fruit peel
Application: internal and external
It can be used as a food flavor and a raw material for the production of own cosmetics. Lemon essential oil is extracted from the peel of the fruit. About three thousand ripe lemons are needed to obtain 1 kilogram of essential oil.
The antiseptic power of lemon has been known since the dawn of time, it was enough to pour lemon juice to destroy harmful bacteria.
Precautions: Lemon essential oil should not be applied to the skin, even when diluted, when exposing it to sunlight. It is photosensitizing and can cause red spots to appear.
Applied directly to the skin without diluting it first, it may cause reddening and itching of the skin.
Pregnant and breastfeeding women should ask their doctor if there are any contraindications to using the oil. Keep the oil tightly closed, away from children. May cause severe irritation in contact with the eyes and mucous membranes.