|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||Malaysia|
|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. Deliciously refreshing and deodorising!
Nature/Essence – Cleansing & Refreshing
FOR 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.
FOR THE BODY
Lemon Myrtle is a powerful winter oil to support the respiratory and immune systems during coughs and colds.
FOR THE MIND
Lemon Myrtle is uplifting and energising, helping to clarify the mind and aid concentration.
FOR 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|
|Optical Rotation||Min -1.5||Max +1.5|
|Refractive Index||Min 1.476||Max1.496|
Fantastic scent in CP soap that lasted. Unfortunately also very expensive, and cheaper alternatives were a bit harsher.
Lovely, strong accent. Nice in balms and soap.