Essential Oil Profile (139 Kb)
Citrus limonum – Keep your sunny side up
Antidepressant, antimicrobial, antirheumatic, antiseptic, diuretic, hypotensive, rubefacient, soothing, circulatory tonic.
- Enhances: Alertness, awareness, calmness, focus, happiness, motivation.
- Reduces: Stress, depression, colds, infectious diseases, mental fatigue, confusion, high blood pressure, respiratory problems.
Methods for use
- Immune system: Chronic fatigue syndrome.
- Respiratory system: Colds, flu.
- Nervous system: Nervous exhaustion.
- Cardiovascular system: Poor circulation.
- Skin: Oily skin.
- Lymphatic system: Cellulite.
Outer peel layer.
Method of extraction
Phot-sensitising – may be sensitising to some people. Increases the burning effect of the sun and UV light. Avoid use in massage or bath prior to sun or solarium exposure. May cause irritation – do not use on the skin in concentrations of more than 1%.