• Antiseptic, antibacterial and uplifting

  • Great for brittle nails and greasy, oily skin

  • Citrus limon Peel Oil is the volatile oil obtained by cold pressing the peel from Lemon, Citrus limon (L), Rutaceae

SpeciesOriginExtraction ProcessPerfume Note
Citrus limonum
Cold Pressing
x 6£20.166

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Blends well with Thyme Smells really nice in my diffuser and it works really well. Read More

Rated by Dan Hall

This is the first lemon essential oil that REALLY smells of lemon. It's an uplifting scent that I like to Read More

Rated by Andie Vermeersch

I used this for morning sickness nausea. It definitely helped and I now use it to steam my head when Read More

Rated by Anne Stack

I use this blended with rosemary essential oil for an uplifting air freshener that also seems to neutralise, or perhaps Read More

Rated by Sophie Atherton
Lemon Essential Oil is a lovely, refreshing and uplifting oil.
Obtained by pressing the peels of the fruits.
Similar to fresh lemon rinds except richer and more concentrated, a crisp and fresh aroma.
Antiseptic, antibacterial, astringent, refreshing, uplifting.
Limonene, turpinene, pinenes, sabinene, myrcene, citral, linalol, gerianol, octanol, nonanol, citronellal, bergamotene, among others.
INCI name:Citrus limon Peel Oil
The Lemon tree is thought to have originated in India, and to have been introduced into Italy toward the end of the 5th Century. Lemons once cured scurvy on English ships and were also used to fight malaria and typhoid in medieval Spain.
Dilute in a carrier oil before skin application. Keep away from children and out of eyes. Do not take internally or apply undiluted to the skin. For further advice on using essential oils to treat medical conditions, we recommend you seek advice from a professional.

Please note that Amphora Aromatics Ltd cannot be held responsible for any injury, illness or adverse reaction to any recipes, instructions or advice given. It is the responsibility of the end user to ensure that they have followed the relevant safety protocols and that they are aware of any possible side effects before use. We always advise that a skin patch test is carried out before full usage of any natural product whether purchased from ourselves or elsewhere.
'Lemon has a tonic effect on the ciculatory system, and is especially appropriate in treating varicose veins. It is helpful in cases of high blood pressure too, and can be used in preventative regimes against arteriosclerosis.' - an excerpt from Aromatherapy an A - Z by Patricia Davis.

'The Lemon tree is thought to have originated in Asia and was introduced into Europe by the crusaders when they discovered the lemon tree in Palestine. In historic times it had immense value as an antiseptic to be used on bites from disease carrying insects. The Egyptians used it to cure meat and fish poisoning.' - an excerpt from Pregnancy Book by Jennie Supper.

'This oil comes from Sicily and is produced from the rind of the fruit. About 3,000 lemons are required to produce a kilo of essence. It is helpful for banishing warts, corns and verrucae'. - an excerpt from Aromatherapy A Guide For Home Use by Christine Westwood.

'Veruccas - Add 1 drop Tea Tree Essential Oil and 1 drop Lemon to a footbath. Apply 1 drop Lemon and 1 drop Tea Tree to affected area. Cover with a plaster. Re-apply daily until condition has cleared.' - an excerpt from Aromatherapy Simply For You .