Essential Oils / Aroma Therapy Oils

Lemon Oil

Product Name:
Lemon Oil
Family:
Rutaceae
Description & extraction:
This clean smelling citrus essential oil is not only good for helping you make decisions and to improve your concentration, but cuts down on acidity in the body - thereby assisting the digestion, as well as with rheumatism, arthritis and gout, while also sorting out cellulite, abscesses, boils, carbuncles and acne. Lemon essential oil is extracted from the Citrus limonum (also known as Citrus Limon), of the Rutaceae family and is also known as cedro oil (which refers to terpeneless oil). Lemon oil is extracted from the fresh fruit peel by cold expression.
Chemical Components:
The main chemical components of lemon oil are a-pinene, camphene, b-pinene, sabinene, myrcene, a-terpinene, linalool, b-bisabolene, limonene, trans-a-bergamotene, nerol and neral.
Toxicological Properties:
lemon oil are anti-anemic, antimicrobial, anti-rheumatic, anti-sclerotic, antiseptic, bactericidal, carminative, cicatrisant, depurative, diaphoretic, diuretic, febrifuge, haemostatic, hypotensive, insecticidal, rubefacient, tonic and vermifuge.
Appearance:
Fluid liquid
Colour:
Pale yellow to deep yellow, greenish yellow
Odour:
Characteristic odour and taste of the outer part of fresh Lemon peel.
Botanical Source:
Citrus Limonum Linne Burmann Filius
Specific Gravity:
0.851 -0.855 (0.850)
Optical Rotation:
+57o to +68o (+60)
Refractive Index:
1.4740 -1.4760(1.4750)

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