Organic Lemon 

Botanical Name Citrus limon 
Botanical family Rutaceae 
Origin Italy 
Method: Cold pressed 
Plant part Peel 
Note Top 
Appearance limpid mobile liquid. May confuse slightly. 
Color yellow-green 
Odor fresh, pleasant, sweet and lemony 
Biochemical composition of the essential oil Monoterpenes (60–80%): limonene, terpinene
Sesquiterpenes (3–4%): bisabolene  
Aliphatic aldehydes (2–3%): geranial  
Furocoumarins (2%): bergapten, psoralen 
Therapeutic properties Contact and atmospheric antiseptic +++ 
Vitamin P: diminution of capillary permeability and increase in capillary resistance ++  
Anticoagulant + Antilithiatic ++ Stomachic, carminative ++ 
Main therapeutic indications Minor digestive and hepatic insufficiency +++  
Kidney and vesicular stones ++  
Haemolysis, venous insufficiency ++ 
Air disinfectant +++ 
During times of contagious viral illnesses +++
Liver and kidney drainage ++ 
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