A yellow to greenish yellow or pale yellow mobile liquid of a very light, fresh and sweet odor, truly reminiscent of the ripe peel.
Used in perfumes and flavors for its refreshing, sweet-fruity note.
It finds general application as a freshener and topnote ingredient in countless perfume types.
Blends well with other citrus oils, lavender, lavandin, elemi, labdanum, etc.
Lemon oil is cooling and drying, making this a true 'adaptogen'. Has been recommended to clear heat, dampness and phlegm.
EXTERNAL USE ONLY.
Sensitization can occur in some people.
Should NOT be used on the skin prior to exposure to the sun as it is phototoxic.
Do not use undiluted on the skin.
Keep away from children & pets.
Store away from heat & light.
S. Arctander - Perfumes & Flavor Materials of Natural Origin
S. Battaglia - The Complete Guide to Aromatherapy
W. Sellar - Directory of Essential Oils
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