Botanical Name: Citrus limonum
Extraction Method: Cold Pressed
Product Description: The Lemon tree was originally a small thorny evergreen tree native to India. It is now common in Southern Europe, Florida, California in the United States, Mexico in Central America, and Argentina and Brazil in South America. The Greeks and Romans were advocates of its properties as a cleanser, and Lemons themselves reached the height of fame when the British Navy began using citrus fruits to counteract the effects of scurvy. This particular oil has a sweet and less herbaceous fragrance.
Cautions: This Essential Oil has phototoxic properties and exposure to the sun must be avoided after application to the skin. Due to their presence, please consult a physician prior to using this oil. Dilute well before use; May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Contact with eyes should be avoided.
Storage: It is recommended that oils packaged in metal containers (for safe shipping), be transferred into dark glass containers to maintain freshness and attain maximum shelf life.