Lemon Myrtle has an intense, lemony aroma that is uplifting and invigorating. It may also be beneficial for improving concentration, relaxation and for alleviating anxiety and other negative mental states.
Method of extraction
A typical analysis of Backhousia citriadora essential oil is as follows: Î²-pinene (trace - 0.5 %), linalool (trace - 0.4 %), Î²-carophylene (trace - 0.4 %), neral (35.0 - 40.0 %), geranial (55.0 - 60.0 %), citronellal (0.01 - 1.0 %), methyl heptonone (trace - 0.4 %), cyclocitral (trace - 0.5 %), myrcene (trace - 0.5 %).
Lemon myrtle is steam distilled from Backhousia citriodora, an evergreen native to southern Queensland. The oil has an intense, lemony aroma that is uplifting and invigorating.
Add 5-7 drops to your Perfect Potion diffuser, combine with other pure essential oils to make your own blend, or add 5 drops to every 10ml of pure vegetable oil to use as a massage oil.
Backhousia citriodora (lemon myrtle) oil