Lemon essential oil is uplifting and energizing. It has astringent properties so it is great for making DIY cleaning products. Lemon oil is beneficial to enhance moods and bring feelings of happiness. It is purifying and good to help fight infections, inhibit bacterial growth and cure colds. Put some in your favourite oil carrier and apply all over the body to decongest the lymphatic system, or you can apply it directly to areas affected by cellulite to help reduce and fight off cellulite. However, lemon oil causes photosensitivity to the sun so be careful using this before going into the sunlight. It is recommended to take caution using this oil in the hot summer months. Other powerful properties of lemon essential oil are:
Protects & heal wounds
Inhibits viral and bacterial growth
Awareness, Clarity, Rejuvenation
Vitalizing to the body, mind, and soul
Feelings of happiness
So, lemon oil has a host of functions from DIY cleaning products to cellulite reduction. It is an affordable and useful oil to keep around the house. Enjoy!