Lemon essential oil is a more widely used essential oil extracted from the peel of citrus fruit lemon. It is used for various general purposes as a calming, antiseptic, and disinfectant agent. All thanks to its abundant availability of Vitamin C and antioxidant properties.
Lemon oil has always been a quick and immediate remedy for any purpose. Thus, it is even coined as the "Jewel of essential oils." Look at some surprising usages this conventional oil has got on,
#1. Effectively heals wounds, sore throat and cold
Do you know that Lemon oil belongs to a First aid kit? Yes, it is because of its property to heal the damaged tissues quickly. Contributing to abundant availability of Vitamin C and Antioxidants, this is such an immediate home remedy for cold and sore throat.
#2. Works as a fantastic wood polisher with olive oil
Lemon essential oil with olive oil works as a fantastic wood polisher. It’s even simpler to use; the mixture of oils are sprayed on the wood and rubbed with smooth cloth for the instant shiny look.
#3. Adding drops in the washing cycle gives fresh laundry
Now, no more worries about your regular laundry cycles and the washing machine scent ordeal, add 3-4 drops of lemon oil before the beginning of the wash, and carry the fresh smell everywhere.
#4. Fantastic insect repellant and keep bugs and flies away
The lemon scent is not a favorable one for bugs and insects. Gotcha, just adding peppermint and eucalyptus along the oil enhances the power and also elevates your mood right immediately.
#5. Removes tough stains of grease from clothes & dishes
How often do we feel bad about not using such brand new clothes just because of grease or grime stains? Now, this home remedy would give you instant relief, apply the lemon oil directly on the label, and this can be used even for tools and dishes.
Note: Lemon essential oil in all the above cases can be used for external purposes only; for intake procedures, extra precaution or supervisor advisory is required.