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Lemon Extract or Lemon Essential Oil

Lemon essential oil is known for its pleasing fresh lemony scent.  It is often used in aromatherapy to improve mood and increase feelings of well being.  It can also be used as a room fragrance.  The smell is believed to increase alertness and concentration.  For this reason, it is often used in offices to increase worker efficiency.  Lemon essential oil has calming effects.  It can be used to reduce stress, mental fatigue, exhaustion, anxiety, dizziness, and tensions.  These calming effects may be helpful in treating insomnia as well. 

This versatile oil blends well with other oils, citrus or spice.  When used in skin care products lemon oil restores luster to dull skin.  It is an astringent that detoxifies and rejuvenates the skin.  Because it is a good antiseptic, lemon oil can be effective in treating acne and other skin disorders. 

Lemon oil is also good for use on the hair and scalp.  It has been shown to reduce dandruff.  It adds luster and shine to the hair.  Using lemon essential oil on hair can also help produce stronger healthier hair naturally without chemical products.