Botanical family: Rutaceae
Botanical name: Citrus limon
Extraction process: Cold pressed
Organic Certification: BioGro, New Zealand
Country of Origin: Australia/Italy
Main Chemical Components: Monoterpenes, Aliphatic Aldehydes
Properties: anti-anaemic, antiseptic, anti-microbial, anti-rheumatic, anti-spasmodic, astringent, bactericidal, carminative, cicatrizant, depurative, diuretic, febrifuge, haemostatic, hypotensive, insecticidal, rubefacient, tonic and stimulates leucocytosis (production of white blood cells).
Additional information: Aides circulatory system, digestive system, respiratory system, nervous system.
Safety: Non-toxic but may cause skin irritation or sensitisation in some people. Phototoxic; avoid exposure to sunlight when used. Not recommended for use during pregnancy.