As you’d probably expect, there is a laundry list of lemon oil uses
in addition to all of these medicinal effects. Here are some of my
Laundry – In case you leave your laundry sitting in the washer too
long, just add a few drop of lemon EO and your clothes won’t get
that nasty smell.
Teeth Whitener – Mix lemon essential oil, baking soda and coconut
oil and rub on your teeth for 2 minutes and then rinse.
Clean Hands – Got greasy hands from working on your car or bike
and regular soap isn’t doing the trick? No worries, just add a
couple drops of lemon EO with your soap and get your clean hands
Natural Disinfectant – Want to steer away from alcohol and bleach
to disinfect your countertops and clean your moldy shower? Add
40 drops lemon oil and 20 drops tea tree oil to a 16-oz spray bottle
fill with pure water (and a little bit of white vinegar) for a traditional
Face-wash – Lemon essential oil uses for skin can improve your
complexion and leave your skin soft and supple. Lemon oil benefits
skin by deeply nourishing. You can make lemon oil with baking
soda and honey for a natural acne free face wash.
Wood and Silver Polish – A lemon oil-soaked cloth will also help
spruce up your tarnished silver and jewelry! Lemon oil for wood
cleaning is also great.
Goo-Be-Gone – Un-stick the sticky goo your kids leave behind with
stickers and gum with lemon oil.
Promotes Fat-Loss – Putting 2 drops of lemon oil in your water 3x
daily can support metabolism and weight loss.
Improves Mood – Diffusing lemon essential oil in the air can lift
mood and fight depression.
Immune Support – Lemon oil can support lymphatic drainage and
help your overcome a cold fast, mix it with coconut oil and rub it on
Another important thing to note, lemon essential oil comes from
the cold-pressing the lemon peel and not the inner fruit. The peel is
the most nutrient dense portion of the lemon in terms of fat soluble