Lemon essential oil is sharp, refreshing and zesty and is pale yellow in colour. Our 100% pure Lemon essential oil is extracted from the peel of the fruit via cold pressing.
Due to a high level of anti-oxidants, Lemon essential oil has powerful toning, nourishing and cleaning properties and as such is commonly used on the skin. It is also commonly used to relief nausea, and aid digestion.
Its antibacterial properties also make it a useful natural disinfectant for the home.
Botanical Name: Citrus Limomum
Sweet Orange essential oil has a sweet, fresh, tangy aroma and is yellow/orange in colour. It is often used as a natural air freshener because of its delicious scent and reportedly also improves mood and clarity of mind due to the aroma. Sweet orange essential oil calms and balances the nerves. It is also used to purify skin and for detox, and as an aphrodisiac.
The oil itself comes from a slightly different species as bitter orange. It has a sweeter scent than bitter orange oil as the name would suggest, and is cold pressed from the peel of the fruit.
Botanical Name: Citrus Sinensis