Puressentiel lemon Bio 10 ml (Citrus limonum)
Family: rutaceae Provenance: Spain producer body: zest Type of smell: fresh, citrus uses possible: to be applied on the skin: Yes + (carefully since there are possible risks of irritation in the pure State, avoid exposure to sunlight after application as it is also photosensitizer) A swallow: Yes +++ A breathe: Yes ++ Operating tips skin : apply a few drops pure on small surfaces (herpes, Chilblains) or mixed with cream day and night (wrinkles, care general anti-aging). hands and nails: massage with oil of sweet almond for dry hands, with of the Castor oil for brittle nails. Contraindications and remarks lemon can be aggressive to the skin, better still use it diluted (except as noted). On the other hand, it is photosensitizing: apply it never just before exposure to the Sun! Attention also to lemon-based fragrances applied before going in the Sun, responsible for difficult to remove brown spots. like all essential oils, that lemon is prohibited during the first 3 months of pregnancy. It should not be used during breastfeeding.