Lemon Myrtle Essential Oil
An amazing Aussie Essential Oil, some say Lemon Myrtle smells more lemony than lemons. Lemon Myrtle is a good choice for soap, household cleaners and in spa products as it is uplifting, clean and fresh scent. Along with the clean lemony scent, Lemon Myrtle Essential Oil possesses complex green notes that give the lemon aroma depth and staying power.
Strong in its Actions: Antifungal, antiviral, antiseptic
Maybe Useful For: Foot preparations,uplifting in blends, acne, bronchitis, cold sores, and head colds.
Blends well with Lavender, all citrus oils, patchouli
Method of extraction: Steam distilled
Plant part: Leaf
Country of Origin: Australia
We suggest you limit your use of Australian Essential Oils at 1% of your total blend, and in leave on products 0.5%.
In Cold Process Soap, try using Lemon Eucalyptus, Lemon Tea Tree or Lemon Myrtle Essential Oils as they won't lift off and fade away as Lemon (Citrus) does.
Caution: Recommended usage at 1% due to sensitisation in certain individuals
Note: Only Essential Oils sold in 10ml bottle size come with Built-in Dripolator. You'll find droppers or pipettes for larger size bottles Here
Backhousia citriodora (Lemon Myrtle) Oil