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Lemon Essential Oil Herb Uses, Benefits, Cures, Side Effects, Nutrients

Repertory
General Name
Lemon Essential Oil
English Name
Lemon Essential Oil

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Lemon Essential Oil Cures

 

Action of Lemon Essential Oil

Nutrients in Lemon Essential Oil

Most Effective

Highly Effective

Parts Used

Peels

Side Effects, Risk Factors of, and Cautions for Lemon Essential Oil

Avoid use during Pregnancy and Breast Feeding.
Don't use undiluted.
It may cause skin irritation.
Don't go in the sun after applying Lemon Essential Oil due to its photo-toxic effects.
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Description

Lemon Essential Oil is extracted from fresh peels of the Lemon.
It is made by cold compression.
 

Origin

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Materia Medica for Lemon Essential Oil

Lemon Essential Oil General

Lemon Essential Oil is processed from the Lemon peels. It is widely used as a Disinfectant, Insect Repellent, Room Freshener, Cosmetics, and Aromatherapy.
It takes good care of the skin and restores the luster. The Astringent and Antiseptic action rejuvenate the sagging skin and treats Acne. It is also recommended for the Oily Skin to reduce excessive oil. It exfoliates the dead skin and treats Blemishes.
The calming nature helps to deal with Dizziness, Anxiety, Insomnia, Fatigue and Stress. It eliminates the negative feeling and refreshes the mind.
Besides, it also improves Concentration.
As it is high in Vitamin C, it boosts the immune system and promotes Blood Circulation.
Inhalation of this oil clear the nasal passages and promotes air flow, thus, treats Asthma.
It treats Indigestion, Acid Reflux and Cramps.
It reduces food cravings, thus, reduces the weight.
A Massage with this oil eradicates the problem of Dandruff and greasy hair.
It is a herbal cure for Chilblain, Sore Throat and Fever.
It curbs the Oral Ailments and is used in whitening the Teeth.
Applying this oil consistently helps soften the Corns.
Due to its Antifungal property, it is a natural treatment for yeast infections.
It alleviates Morning Sickness by diffusing this oil in your home or in the area where you spend most of the time.
Single Herb

Lemon Essential Oil for Varicose Vein

Mix 4-5 Lemon Essential Oil to your moisturizing oil. Rub the mixture over the affected area.

Lemon Essential Oil for Fungal Nails

Take 200 ml of water in a pan and heat up according to your bearing temperature. After some time stop heating it. Put 15 to 20 drops of Lemon Essential Oil in the pan and stir it well. Put your feets in this solution. Do this procedure once a day to heal your foot from the infection.

Lemon Essential Oil for Dental Diseases

Add 6 drops of Lemon Essential Oil in a glass of lukewarm water. Stir it well. Gargle daily with this mixture and it will keep your tooth healthy.

Lemon Essential Oil for Bad Breath

Gargle daily by adding 5 drops of Lemon Essential Oil into a glass of lukewarm water. It removes bad odour from the mouth.

Lemon Essential Oil for Dandruff

Put 5 to 6 drops of Lemon Essential Oil into a 300 ml of water. Wash off your scalp with this mixture. Do this procedure twice a week.

Lemon Essential Oil for Fatigue

Inhale the smell of Lemon Essential Oil to get instant relief from Fatigues. It promotes alertness and keep your body to be active.

Lemon Essential Oil for Arthritis

Add 3 drops of Lemon Essential Oil into a glass of fresh water or juice and drink twice a day. It alleviates the Arthritic Pain.

Lemon Essential Oil for Joint Pain

An ointment of Lemon Essential Oil is beneficial for combating against the inflammation and pain in joints.

Lemon Essential Oil for Loss of Smell

Put 2-3 drops of Lemon Essential Oil on a handkerchief and inhale the smell of it for 10 to 15 minutes. Repeat the process 2 times a day, in the morning and evening.

Lemon Essential Oil for Aphthous Ulcers

Take three cups of water and add 30 drops of Lemon Essential Oil in it. Mix them well. Swish your mouth with half cup of this solution for one minute. Repeat the process three times a day.
Lemon Essential Oil has Antimicrobial, Antiseptic and Antibacterial property.

Lemon Essential Oil for Headache

Take one tablespoon of Coconut Oil ( or any other carrier oil ) and add four drops of Lemon Essential Oil in it. Mix them well and pour it in a warm bathtub. Soak in it for 15 minutes. Repeat the process once a day.
It helps to improve circulation.

Lemon Essential Oil for Migraine

Lemon Essential Oil improves circulation, thus, soothes Migraine. Diffuse Lemon Essential Oil in your home or in the area where you spend most of the time.

Lemon Essential Oil for Leptospirosis

Lemon Essential Oil aids Nausea and Headache.
Take six drops of Coconut Oil ( or any other carrier oil ) and add three drops of Lemon Essential Oil in it. Mix them well. Massage this oil blend to the temples and forehead. Take two cups of cold water and dab a towel in the water. Apply it over the painful areas till it warms to body temperature. Repeat the process once a day.
 
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Herbal Treatment For Hangover 5

Fennel Essential Oil removes toxins from the Liver. It calms the Mind and relaxes the Stomach. Lavender Essential Oil reduces inflammation from the body. It calms the Mind and Nervous System. Sandalwood Essential Oil reduces the Blood Pressure and cools body. Lemon Essential Oil reduces Fatigue due to Hangover.
Combine the following Essential Oils :
Fennel Essential Oil : 5 to 6 drops
Lavender Essential Oil : 3 to 4 drops
Lemon Essential Oil : 10 to 12 drops
Sandalwood Essential Oil : 5 to 6 drops
Apply 2 to 3 drops of the Essential Oil blend to the back of the Neck and the Liver area. Gently massage for 5 to 10 minutes.
OR
Add 8 to 10 drops of this blend into a bucket of water. Take a bath with this water.

Herbal Treatment For Menopause 3

Clary Sage Essential Oil helps in balancing hormones and provide relief from Hot Flashes. Geranium Essential Oil detoxifies the body and reduces Mood Swings. Lemon Essential Oil refreshes the mind and body. It combats Night Sweats and Weakness associated with Menopause. Sage Essential Oil has cooling property which relaxes the body and provides relief from Menopause symptoms.
Take the following Essential Oils :
Clary Sage Essential Oil : 10 to 12 drops
Geranium Essential Oil : 8 to 10 drops
Lemon Essential Oil : 6 to 8 drops
Sage Essential Oil : 2 to 3 drops
Mix all Essential Oils together and add 1 to 2 tablespoons of any Carrier Oil. Stir well. Do a body massage with this for 15 to 20 minutes.
OR
Add 6 to 10 drops of this Essential Oil blend into the bathing water. Take bath. Repeat the next day.

Herbal Treatment For Acne 44

Mix 6 drops of Lemon Essential Oil into 11 ml of Jojoba Oil ( organic and cold pressed ). Mix it well. Massage with this oil on acne. Make sure to apply this oil in the night and wash it off in the morning. Apply any sunscreen after wash off as Lemon Essential Oil forms photosensitivity effect on the skin.

Herbal Treatment For Skin Toner 1

Add 5 to 10 drops of Lemon Essential Oil into 120 ml Lavender Essential Oil. Give a gentle massage to your skin with this mixture. Repeat this massage daily to get fairer and glowing skin.

Herbal Treatment For Cellulite 5

Take a bowl of grounded Coffee. Put 3 tablespoons of Olive Oil with 9 drops of Lemon Essential Oil. Mix them well. Firmly massage thoroughly on your cellulite prone skin. Do this procedure once a day.

Herbal Treatment For Arthritis 31

Dilute 9 drops of Lemon Essential Oil in 30 ml Castor Oil. Mix them well and then apply this mixture on the painful joints. Then, soak a cotton cloth in Castor Oil and cover your joints with it. Leave it for 30 minutes. In meanwhile time, the oil will be absorbed by soaked cloth into the skin over the joints. This procedure gives a warm relief from painful joints.

Herbal Treatment For Tinea Capitis 1

Mix some drops of Lemon Essential Oil with Olive Oil. Heat this Oil for few minutes and then apply it to your scalp. Leave it for 5 hours, rinse off your scalp with lukewarm water. Do this treatment once a week it will kill fungal infection from the scalp.

Herbal Treatment For Varicose Veins 7

Get Grapeseed oil 4 tablespoons, Jojoba Oil 4 tablespoons and Lemon Essential Oil 8 drops. Mix all the oils. Take 1 tablespoon of this mixture and rub on your palm to warm it. Gently massage this warm oil on the affected areas.

Herbal Treatment For Pneumonitis 2

Take a bowl of hot water. Add 3-4 drops each of Eucalyptus Essential Oil, Lavender Essential Oil, Tea Tree Essential Oil, Lemon Essential Oil and Camphor Essential Oil in it. Stir well. Inhale the steam for 10-15 minutes. Repeat the process 2 times a day.

Herbal Treatment For Insomnia 12

Combine Sandalwood Oil, Chamomile Oil and Lemon Oil in a ratio of 3:2:1. Soak a piece of cotton cloth in this mixture and inhale its essence.

Herbal Treatment For Allergy 15

Take four ounces of purified water and 30 drops each of Lavender Essential Oil, Lemon Essential Oil and Peppermint Essential Oil. Mix them well. Spray this blend throughout your home.

Herbal Treatment For Wounds 11

Take two cups of Cold water and add one drop each of Geranium Essential Oil, Lemon Essential Oil and Tea Tree Essential Oil in it. Dab a towel in the water and apply it over the affected area till it warms to body temperature.
It will help soothe pain, Inflammation and infection.

Herbal Treatment For Bloating 5

Take six drops of Coconut Oil ( or any other carrier oil ) and two drops each of Lemon, Peppermint and Rosemary Essential Oil. Mix them well. Gently massage with this oil blend on the abdomen area and after that lie on your left side for 15 minutes.

Herbal Treatment For Constipation 24

Take one cup of Coconut Oil ( or any other carrier oil ), 30 drops of Rosemary Essential Oil, 20 drops of Lemon Essential Oil and 10 drops of peppermint essential Oil. Mix them well. Apply half tablespoon of this oil blend to the lower abdomen area for 10 minutes in a clockwise direction. Repeat the process three times a day.
It helps to stimulate the bowel movement.

Herbal Treatment For Cough 49

Take one tablespoon of lukewarm water and add two drops each of Lavender, Lemon and Peppermint Essential Oil. Mix them well. Swish your mouth with this solution. Repeat the treatment three times a days.
It helps to clear Congestion and reduce mucus.

Herbal Treatment For Flu 10

Take one tablespoon of Coconut Oil ( or any other carrier oil ) and add six drops of Tea Tree, five drops of Lavender and two drops of Lemon Essential oil in it. Mix them well. Pour this oil blend to a warm bathtub and soak in it for 15 minutes. Repeat the process once a day.

Herbal Treatment For Keratosis 1

Take one tablespoon of Coconut Oil ( or any other carrier oil ) and add six drops each of Geranium, Lemon and Mandarin Essential Oil in it. Mix them well. Add this oil blend to a warm bathtub and soak in it for 15 minutes. Shower to remove the dead skin. Repeat the process once a day.

Herbal Treatment For Laryngitis 3

Take quarter cup of warm water and add two drops each of Lemon and Niaouli Essential Oil in it. Mix them well. Gargle with this solution for one minute and spit. Do not swallow. Repeat the process after every two hours.

Herbal Treatment For Tick Bite 1

Take one tablespoon of Coconut Oil ( or any other carrier oil ) and add eight drops of Tea Tree, six drops of Lavender and two drops of Lemon Essential Oil in it. Mix them well. Add this oil blend to a warm bathtub and soak in it for 15 minutes. Repeat the process once a day.
It will support the immune system and provide relief from Flu- like symptoms.

Herbal Treatment For Drowsiness 2

Take three drops each of Lemon and Mandarin Essential Oil. Mix them well. Add two drops of this oil blend to a warm bathtub and soak in it for 15 minutes. Repeat the process once a day.
It aids Drowsiness and sharpen focus.

Herbal Treatment For Mumps 6

Take one tablespoon of Coconut Oil ( or any other carrier oil ) and add four drops each of Coriander, Lavender, Lemon and Tea Tree Essential Oil in it. Mix them well. Apply this oil blend to the abdomen area, back of the neck and temples. Repeat the process three times a day for 10 days.
It eases the Pain and Inflammation.

Herbal Treatment For Debility 13

Lemon and Grapefruit Essential Oil help to increase alertness. Diffuse Lemon and Grapefruit Essential Oil in a ratio of 1:1 in your home or in the area where you spend most of the time.

Herbal Treatment For Nose Bleed 6

Take one small tissue and dab two drops of Lemon and one drop of Lavender Essential Oil. Inhale its scent deeply and put the tissue aside. Close your nostrils for 10 minutes. It required, place an ice pack on the nose to stop blood.

Herbal Treatment For Dandruff 42

Take one tablespoon of warm water and add four drops of Grapefruit and three drops of Lemon Essential Oil in it. Mix them well. Massage this blend to the scalp after shampooing and style as usual. Repeat the process once a day.
It will help to stop oily scalp.

Herbal Treatment For Oily Skin 7

Take quarter cup of vodka and add seven drops of Grapefruit and five drops of Lemon Essential Oil in it. Mix them well. Dab a cotton ball with this blend and apply to the face. Repeat the process two times a day.

Herbal Treatment For Cold 24

Take one tablespoon of sea salt and add ten drops of Lavender and four drops of Lemon Essential oil in it. Mix them well. Inhale its scent. Repeat the process as needed to get relief.
It will provide relief from Runny Nose.

Herbal Treatment For Strep Throat 4

Take one tablespoon of Coconut Oil ( or any other carrier oil ) and add five drops of Rosewood, two drops of Lemon Essential Oil in it. Mix them well. Add this oil blend to a warm bathtub and soak in it for 15 minutes. Repeat the process three times a day.

Herbal Treatment For Toothache 16

Take one teaspoon of Coconut Oil ( or any other carrier oil ) and add three drops of Chamomile, two drops of Clove, two drops of Lemon Essential Oil in it. Mix them well. Massage with this oil blend to the cheek and jaw area. Repeat the process after every two hours.
It will provide relief from facial pain due to Toothache.

Herbal Treatment For Warts 12

Cypress, Lavender and Lemon Essential Oils help dry out Warts.
Take eight drops each of Cypress, Lavender and Lemon Essential Oils. Mix them well. Apply one drop of this oil blend to the Wart. Repeat the process two times a day.
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Queries on Lemon Essential Oil
Dawn ( Staten Island NY )
22 Apr 2018
can i apply lemon oil directly to the arthritic joints in feet and hands without irritation?
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