Lemon essential oil has been historically recognized as a cleanser. It is reputed as being antiseptic and as having refreshing and cooling properties. On skin and hair it can be used for its cleansing effect. Research has also shown lemon essential oil to enhance the ability to concentrate.
Cautions: Lemon Essential Oil is non-toxic, but may cause skin irritation in some. Lemon is also phototoxic and should be avoided prior to exposure to direct sunlight.