Lemon oil is uplifting and cleansing. It replaces negative emotions by creating a cheerful atmosphere of freshness and purity. It can help dispel mental fatigue and psychological heaviness. The aroma of lemon can inspire increased concentration and awareness.

Stress: Lemon oil is calming helps in removing mental fatigue, exhaustion, dizziness, anxiety, nervousness and nervous tension. It has to ability to refresh the mind by creating a positive mind-frame and removing negative emotions. It is also believed that inhaling lemon oil helps in increasing concentration and alertness.

Insomnia: Usage of lemon oil ensures good sleep and helps those suffering from insomnia.


Immune System: Lemon oil has high vitamin content and therefore it helps in increasing the immunity of the body. It further stimulated White Blood Cells and thus increases your ability to fight diseases. Lemon oil also improves the circulation in the body.

Fever: Lemon oil is effective against infectious diseases such as fever, malaria and typhoid.

Stomach Disorders: Since lemon oil is carminative, it is used in treating various stomach problems including indigestion, acidity, stomach upsets, cramps, etc.  Massage onto belly with carrier oil.

Skin Care: Lemon oil is a good remedy for the increasing the luster of dull skin. It is astringent and detoxifying in nature. Its antiseptic properties help in treating pimples and various skin disorders. Lemon is also recommended for oily skin.

Hair Care: Lemon oil is also effective as a hair tonic. Many people use lemon oil to get strong, healthy and shinning hair. Lemon oil is also used for removing dandruff from head. It can be added to shampoo or warm water which is rinsed through the hair.

Tiredness: Lemon oil is refreshing and stimulating.  It is helpful in removing mental as well as physical tiredness.

Cleaners: Lemon is a good cleaner; therefore it is used for cleansing the body, metal surfaces, etc. It is also a disinfectant and is used for cleaning surfaces such as butcher’s knife and block that can get contaminated easily.  Also helps to clear the room of the smell of smoke.

Athlete’s Foot

  • Lemon oil should not be put on the body before going out into the sun
  • Lemon oil can be smelled or a few drops can be put on a tissue.  It can also be massaged into the body – mixing a few drops with a carrier oil such as olive or almond oil. 
  • Lemon Oil is uplifting and energizing!