Think you know all there is to know about lemon essential oil? I bet you didn’t know about some of these amazing uses for lemon essential oil! I’ve talked about using essential oils before, but never in much detail for each individual essential oil. For today, I am going to focus on 10 amazing uses for lemon essential oil and in the coming weeks I will focus on some more of my favorite everyday oils.
I am starting with Lemon essential oil, mostly because it’s the first essential oil most people interact with when they first discover essential oils. It’s a cleaning powerhouse, and is a naturally detoxifying substance. It’s an excellent place to start!
10 Uses for Lemon Essential Oil
Cleansing Skin Naturally
When you incorporate lemon essential oil into cleansers and scrubs, your skin is cleansed naturally.
Wake Up Your Brain
This is a great oil to diffuse as a pick me up in the morning. It also supports a healthy body when you add a drop to your water each morning.
Soften Skin Callouses
Lemon Essential Oil naturally remove stains from fabric – even old grease stains!
Support Healthy Lymphatic System
Apply in the lymph areas to support them!
Freshen Air Naturally
Put 6 drops of Lemon essential oil in a spray bottle, along with 6 drops Purification oil and enough water to dilute, and you’ll have an all-natural air freshener that can be used in any room.
1-Ingredient Hand Freshener
If you’re in a rush and need to freshen your hands, just rub a drop of Lemon essential oil over your hands.
Clean Glass Dishes Naturally
Lemon essential oil is essential for getting the “stink” (in my case from fermenting garlic!) out of glass dishes like Mason Jars.
Add to Your Tea
Put a drop of Lemon in a cup of hot water with honey – YUMMY!
Get Rid of Sticky Residue
Drop gum onto the carpet? Did your child just color all over the wall? Lemon essential oil will take all of that sticky gunk off.
I hope you learned something new from this list of 10 amazing uses for Lemon essential oil. It is one of my favorites! If you want to learn more about essential oils, you can subscribe to this free 14-day email series!
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