Botanical Name - Citrus limon
Aroma - Sharp, citrus, fresh
Extraction - Cold expression
Part of Plant - Peel
Country of Origin - Italy
Storage - Store in a cool dark area to keep fresh
Chemical Constituents - Limonene, b-pinene, y-terpinene
Caution - Phototoxic. Avoid sunlight and sunbeds for at least 12 hours after use on the skin
Uses - Supports digestion, particularly the elimination phase i.e. lower belly. Good for absorption and digesting fat. Useful in dealing with bacteria and candida in lower abdomen. Very detoxifying and good for areas we store poison e.g. the thighs. Also useful for colds or the flu. Perfect for sick rooms as it is very uplifting and anti microbial.
Organic Certificate - This essential oil is certified organic by the Soil Association, which means you can be sure that it has been produced to the highest ethical and environmental standards. The Soil Associationís standards exceed the UK government's minimum requirements for organic products in many areas, but particularly in animal welfare, GM and the use of pesticides. Standards are constantly reviewed to ensure they deal with current issues.