Lemon is used extensively in the food and drink flavoring trades. Lemon in the fragrance trades is used for a variety of products.
Used lemon in a diffuser. This oil makes a wonderful refreshing stimulating fragrance; may help lift mild depression; covers bad odors. Lemon aids concentration and in studies has proved to aid recall. Lemon is a mild antimicrobial oil. In massage it is refreshing and relaxing.
Caution: Lemon can cause extreme skin irritation if applied directly to the skin, thus must be diluted with a carrier oil. Lemon oil should not be used on areas of skin likely to be exposed to sunlight or ultra violet rays.