Are you a fan of lemon? Then you will love lemon oil! Let’s give a look at the history of lemon oil, as well as application and usage.
7 Lemon Oil Uses
Lemon oil is a versatile essential oil that can be used for a plethora of things! Today, we are talking 7 practical uses for lemon oil.
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1. Add to Water
Add Lemon Vitality to drinking water to assist with normal water retention and appetite suppression. I love it in hot water first thing in the morning.
Add Lemon Vitality to food.
In his book The Practice of Aromatherapy, Valnet wrote that lemon is a tonic for supporting the nervous and sympathetic nervous system.
3. Epsom Salt
Use in an epsom salt bath to assist the normal detoxification process and to refresh the body and mind. Plus this smells amazing and fresh.
Diffuse during testing or homework to improve mental accuracy and concentration.
- Diffuse to help replenish your mind, body, and spirit.
5. Stain Removal
Use directly to easily remove residue or add to natural household cleaner to help remove stains.
Check out our post on how to create a DIY Bleach Alternative with lemon oil!
6. Reduce Blemishes
Your teens can add a drop to their evening moisturizer to reduce the appearance of blemishes.
- Place a drop on oily skin or blemishes to help balance oil glands and minimize oil production.
7. Add to Your Conditioner
Add lemon oil to your conditioner for an aromatic treat that smoothes and shines the look of your hair.
How to Use Lemon Oil Topically
Topical: Dilute 1 drop of lemon essential oil with 1 drop of carrier oil. Or apply 2-4 drops on location.
*NOTE: Lemon is a photosensitive oil. Do not place on areas of the skin that will get extended direct sun exposure within 24-48 hours.
Aromatically Use Lemon Oil
To aromatically use lemon essential oil – inhale directly or diffuse up to 1 hour 3 times daily.
How to Use Lemon Vitality Oil (Dietary)
Here are a few ways to use lemon vitality oil.
- Put 2 drops of Lemon Vitality in a capsule up to 3 times daily
- 2 drops to a glass of water.
- Use in any dish that requires lemon juice – add 1 drop of oil to start!
*NOTE: ONLY put essential oils in glass or stainless steel. Never use plastic or styrofoam for essential oils.