Airborne deodorizer, Antibacterial, Immune system stimulant, Astringent, and so much more.GC/MS Report for LEM-1005
Latin Name: Citrus limon
Plant Origin: South Africa
Botanical family: Rutaceae
Plant Part: Rind, organic
Processed: Cold Pressed
Chemical family: Monoterpenes
Aroma: Citrusy, tart, fresh, fruity
CHEMISTRY & SAFETY
CHEMISTRY: Lemon (Citrus limon) has a high percentage of d-limonene (Monoterpene) which has been researches to be analgesic, anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, antiobesity, antioxidant, antitumoral, antiulcerogenic, immune-stimulant, activates white blood cells, and is a skin penetration enhancer.
SAFETY: FOR EXTERNAL USE ONLY. Phototoxic (may cause skin discoloration if exposed to UV rays, natural or artificial). Avoid sunlight for 12 hours after applying topically. May cause skin irritation, especially if the oil is past its “best by” date. Use in low dilution (1%) when applying to the skin, such as in bath or massage oils. Keep out of reach of children.
Antidepressant: to prevent and alleviate
Anti-inflammatory: alleviates inflammation and redness
Antiseptic: to combat germs and infections
Antispasmodic: relieves spasms and cramps
Astringent: tightens and contracts tissue
Diuretic: fluid reduction (relieves swelling)
Immune System Stimulant
HOW TO USE
Diffuse in an ultrasonic diffuser during the winter months. Lemon is like aromatic sunshine! It is uplifting and promotes positive, happy energy. At the same time, you are killing bacteria in the air and building your immune system during cold and flu season.