Lemon – certified organic essential oil

Scientific Name: Citrus Limonum

Family: Rutaceae

Origin: United States


breathe me: focus, brain-boost

gemfleur: focus+


Fresh, clean, lemony, light, penetrating, fruity, diffusive.

Key Qualities:

Refreshing, mental stimulant, cephalic, purifying, reviving, strengthening, soothing.

Primary Constituents:

Limonene, alpha-Terpinenes, Hexanal, Coumarins.

Traditional Aromatherapy use:

Skin care: Acne, anemia, brittle nails, corns, cuts, greasy skin, insects bites, mouth ulcers, throat infections, warts..

Circulation, muscles and joints: Arthritis, cellulitis, nosebleeds, obesity, poor circulation.

Respiratory system: Asthma, bronchitis.

Digestive system: Dyspepsia.

Immune system: Colds, flu, fever, infections.

Research on Lemon (citrus limonum):

The battle against multi-resistant strains: Renaissance of antimicrobial essential oils as a promising force to fight hospital-acquired infections

The effect of lemon, orange and bergamot essential oils and their components on the survival of Campylobacter jejuni, Escherichia coli O157, Listeria monocytogenes, Bacillus cereus and Staphylococcus aureus in vitro and in food systems.

Lemon oil vapor causes an anti-stress effect via modulating the 5-HT and DA activities in mice.

Components of lemon essential oil attenuate dementia induced by scopolamine

Effects of aromatherapy on changes in the autonomic nervous system, aortic pulse wave velocity and aortic augmentation index in patients with essential hypertension

Prevention and therapy of cancer by dietary monoterpenes.

In vitro antibacterial activity of some plant essential oils (Escherichia coli, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Proteus vulgaris, Bacillus subtilis and Staphylococcus aureus androsemary, orange, lemon, clove)

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General Safety Information: Do not take any essential oils internally without consultation from a qualified aromatherapy practitioner. (Please note that all Nectar Essences, Breathe Me personal remedies have been diluted for your safety). Do not apply undiluted essential oils, absolutes, CO2s or other concentrated essences onto the skin. If you are pregnant, epileptic, have liver damage, have cancer, or have any other medical problem, use essential oils only under the proper guidance of a qualified aromatherapy practitioner. Use extreme caution when using oils with children and give children only the gentlest of oils at extremely low doses. It is safest to consult a qualified aromatherapy practitioner before using essential oils with children. A skin patch test should be conducted prior to using an essential oil that you’ve never used before. For very in-depth information on essential oils safety issues, read Essential Oil Safety by Robert Tisserand and Tong Balacs.