A pale yellow liquid with a light, fresh, lemony scent. It blends
well with lavender, geranium, florals, and citrus oils.
These are naturally occuring in the essential oil.
- caryophyllene oxide
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Antidepressant, antihistaminic, antispasmodic, bactericidal, carminative, cordial, diaphoretic, emmenagogue, febrifuge, hypertensive, insect-repellent, nervine,
sedative, stomachic, sudorific, tonic, uterine, vermifuge.
Non-toxic. Possible sensitization and dermal irritation. Use in low dilutions topically.
Primary Therapy Agent:
Allergies, insect bites, insect repellent, asthma, bronchitis, chronic coughs, colic, indigestion, nausea, menstrual problems, anxiety, depression, hypertension,
insomnia, migraine, nervous tension, shock and vertigo.
Secondary Therapy Agent:
Used extensively as a fragrance component in toiletries, cosmetics and perfumes. Employed in most major food categories including
alcoholic and soft drink industries.
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on each essential oil to be assured of its proper usage for each individual.
Aromatherapy is not meant to be a replacement for care under a qualified
health professional, but should be considered a complimentary modality.