Product Abstract: The Lemon tree was originally a small thorny evergreen tree native to India. It is now common in Southern Europe, Florida and California. The fruit was well known in Europe by the middle ages, and the Greeks and Romans were advocates of its properties. Lemon Oil has been historically recognized as a cleanser, and Lemons themselves reached the height of fame when the British Navy began using citrus fruits to counteract the effects of scurvy.
Cautions: This Essential Oil has phototoxic properties and exposure to the sun must be avoided after application to the skin. Due to their presence, please consult a physician prior to using this oil. Dilute well before use; May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Contact with eyes should be avoided.
Storage: It is recommended that oils packaged in metal containers (for safe shipping), be transferred into dark glass containers to maintain freshness and attain maximum shelf life.
IMPORTANT: All New Directions Aromatics (NDA) products are for external use only unless otherwise indicated. This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease, and it should not be used by anyone who is pregnant or under the care of a medical practitioner. Please refer to our policies for further details, and our disclaimer below.
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Rating: So very sweet not tart like I thought it would be but it's very likeable. I've never had lemon EO so I have nothing to compare it to. It's quite subtle in my opinion I want to make a citrus blend with it and I need it to have a strong fruity scent. I wonder if it develops or changes over time to give more depth...
By:Ijemamaka, Calgary, Alberta
Date: Loyal Customer Since: 28-Apr-2011
Rating: I wish you would restock, it is one one of fav. lemon ess.oil .I can never have enough of it. Smells very fresh and sunny
Rating: Love this lemon in my eo blends. It's a sweet lemon scent.
By:Kari, St. Catharines, Ontario Top ReviewerDate: Loyal Customer Since: 18-Nov-2015
Rating: This is a pleasant, light lemon pulp-y scent. I was hoping for a more zesty peel scent. I purchased this and the Argentina to compare; both were very similar and light. However between the two, this one reminded me more of cleaning products and the Argentina reminded me more of lemonade.
By:Stephanie, Lethbridge, Alberta Top ReviewerDate: Loyal Customer Since: 25-Sep-2015
Rating: It isn't the bright, sunny lemon smell that I had hoped for, it's more of a softer lemon scent. Great for cleaning products or I put it in my dish soap. If you are looking for a non-photosensitive version make sure to grab the Lemon 5 Fold version of this instead
Rating: great scent, works really well and you cant beat the price!
By:Victoria, Toronto, Ontario Top ReviewerDate: Loyal Customer Since: 13-May-2013
Rating: I ordered this EO and love the clean sweet smell of it, great product
By:Tracy, Nanaimo, British Columbia
Date: Loyal Customer Since: 26-Jul-2014
Rating: I love this Lemon essential oil. The smell is appetizing, positive and happy! This EO is suitable for so many uses in home cleaning and home scents. I will defenitely buy a bigger bottle in future.
Rating: Love it smells amazing! Love using it in my cleaners
By:Danielle, Montreal, Quebec Top ReviewerDate: Loyal Customer Since: 04-Jan-2013
Rating: One of my favorites especially for cleaning
By:Danielle, Montreal, Quebec Top ReviewerDate: Loyal Customer Since: 04-Jan-2013
Rating: Lemon is my favourite fruit, and I use this EO all around my house for cleaning and as a room spray. It is essential in a citrus blend. I have suggested it to clients to keep a small bottle on their desk at work to inhale during the day to help combat mental fatigue and improve alertness. I like that the EO has a subtle sweetness to it.
By:Nancy, St.catharines, Ontario Top ReviewerDate: Loyal Customer Since: 26-Mar-2007
Rating: Great, fresh, lemony, bright. Blends great with pretty much everything too. Love love love!
By:Megan, Calgary, Alberta Top ReviewerDate: Loyal Customer Since: 08-Aug-2012
Rating: It was shown in the many studies that the lemon essential oil is best to turn down stress, fear and anxiety and there is no doubt it is when you smell this . It's pure freshness and I just smell it straight from the bottle. A must have.
By:Vladimir, Toronto, Ontario Top ReviewerDate: Loyal Customer Since: 29-Apr-2011
Rating: Im in love this EO!! im getting a bigger bottle the next time i order. it smells just like fresh lemons!
By:Mariam, Hampton, Ontario Top ReviewerDate: Loyal Customer Since: 14-May-2012
Rating: Great lemon scent. Very satisfied with this essential oil.
By:Natalie, Mont-Royal, Quebec Top ReviewerDate: Loyal Customer Since: 08-Nov-2010
Rating: Another wonderful scent! Very strong, but as mentioned, not overpowering! Smells like lemons fresh from the tree!
By:Leeann, Grand Valley, Ontario Top ReviewerDate: Loyal Customer Since: 25-May-2008
Rating: A lovely lemon scent and not too overpowering.
By:Marilyn, Newmarket, Ontario Top ReviewerDate: Loyal Customer Since: 11-Jan-2010
Rating: One of my favorite oils! Cheery, uplifiting... smells like the real thing.
Rating: This scent is (obviously) in the class of citruses such as bergamot and mandarin. It is closer to mandarin, more lemon like, and even sweet if you ask me. This is the stereotypical lemon EO if there ever was one. The price is reasonable, especially for Canadian dollars.
By:Sherif, Scarborough, Ontario Top ReviewerDate: Loyal Customer Since: 27-Jul-2006
Rating: This scent is very refreshing and uplifting. It smells like a real lemon.
Rating: Great Lemon Essential Oil. High quality, good prices and consistent service from New Directions.
By:Trudy, Warkworth, Ontario Top ReviewerDate: Loyal Customer Since: 15-Jun-2006
Rating: Lovely lemon! So cheering and uplifting, also very useful in cleansing products. One of the brightest top notes in the colorful wheel of aromatherapy. A sure thing and must have for any aromatherapist.
Rating: Very nice lemon oil, exactly what I expected.
By:Olga, Santa Clara, California
Date: Loyal Customer Since:
Rating: This is a great scent, and works great. Very fresh lemony scent, without being too sharp or bitter at all. A great buy.
By:Jennifer, Ottawa, Ontario Top ReviewerDate: Loyal Customer Since: 15-Nov-2005
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As with any manufacturing process, New Directions Aromatics strongly recommends small lab scale testing for evaluation purposes prior to full commercial manufacturing. As the ordinary or otherwise use(s) of this product is outside the control of New Directions Aromatics Inc., no representation or warranty, expressed or implied is made as to the effect(s) of such use(s) (including damage or injury), or the results obtained.
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Please note, the International Federation of Aromatherapists do not recommend that Essential Oils be taken internally unless under the supervision of a Medical Doctor who is also qualified in clinical Aromatherapy. In addition, Essential Oils must be properly diluted before use in order to avoid any damages to property or adverse physical effects (including injury or bodily harm).