Lemon Myrtle Essential Oil

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Lemon Myrtle Essential Oil
100% PURE, THERAPEUTIC GRADE ESSENTIAL OIL
COMMON NAME Lemon Myrtle Oil
BOTANICAL NAME Backhousia citriodora
PLANT PARTS USED Leaf
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN Australia
 
Australian Lemon Myrtle has powerful antiseptic effects. Its strong lemon scent is said to be ‘more lemony than lemon’ due to the extremely high levels of citral, and deliciously refreshing and deodorising.
Nature/Essence – Cleansing & Refreshing
SKIN ICON 72pxFOR THE SKIN
While highly cleansing, antiseptic and antifungal, Lemon Myrtle can also be irritating to the skin so use at very low concentrations and avoid use on sensitive skin.
 
BODY ICON 72pxFOR THE BODY
Lemon Myrtle is a powerful winter oil to support the respiratory and immune systems during coughs and colds.
 
MIND ICON 72pxFOR THE MIND
Lemon Myrtle is uplifting and energising, helping to clarify the mind and aid concentration.
 
HOME ICON 72pxFOR THE HOME
A lovely diffuser oil to purify, deodorise and refresh the air, and also a great choice in household cleaning blends and dishwash liquid.
BLENDS WELL WITH
Lavender, Lemon, Lime, Orange, Grapefruit, Patchouli
Appearance Pale yellow liquid oil
Odour Description Delicate, sweet, reminiscent of lemon
Main Constituents Citral. geranial, neral, cis- and trans-isocitral, methyl heptanone
Specific Gravity Min0.878 Max0.898
Optical Rotation Min -1.5 Max +1.5
Refractive Index Min 1.476 Max1.496

 
- Consultation with a suitably qualified practitioner is recommended prior to use
- For external use only.
- Do not apply to skin undiluted
- Not recommended for use during pregnancy
- Perform a patch test prior to use

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