Lemon Hydrolat

£7.67 £35.54

Can help to calm the mind

Hydrolats are gentle and effective. Aromatic waters or Hydrolats are waters produced by steam distillation of botanical materials during the production of essential oils.



Lemon | Latin name: Citrus Limon | Aromatic waters by cold expression of Peel | Plant family: Rutaceae

The Lemon tree a small evergreen tree growing up to 6 metres high with serrated oval leaves. It has extremely fragrant flowers and the fruit turns from green to yellow when ripening. Native to Asia it now grows wild in the Mediterranean region, especially Spain and Portugal and is cultivated extensively worldwide.

Hydrolats, aromatic waters produced by steam distillation of botanical materials during the production of essential oils. Hydrolats are gentle and effective, containing only the most water-soluble chemicals from the plant material, also microscopic drops of the essential oils.


A refreshing face spritz, Linen spray, For a lemon touch to cakes/baking, Foot soak, with Tea tree oil for athletes foot, A base for an insect repellent, Good for oily and greasy skin.

Hydrolat Properties and Meanings 

Methods of Use

Skin Treatments
Use hydrolats as cleansers, toners, to make masks and for facial spritzers.  Either use 50/50 with purified water or undiluted.

Room Freshener
Spray liberally around pets, cooking areas, bedrooms and other areas of your environment.  Particularly useful in the office to help prevent the spread of disease.

Mouthwash & Gargle
Dilute 1:10 for children and 1:4 for adults for gargles and mouthwashes to help strengthen gums, freshen breath, relieve sore throats, ulcers, thrush and toothache.

Add up to 100mls to an adult bath and 50mls to a child’s bath.  Hydrolats can also be used in sitz baths for thrush, candida, haemorrhoids, constipation, vaginal spasm and other complaints.

Soak a cloth in hydrosol and compress to the area being treated.  For a cold compress use a cold cloth and for hot, use a hot cloth.  Wrap up the area with plastic film and leave for 30 minutes.  A hot or cold water bottle can be used to enhance the effects.

Health Drink
To help promote a healthy, balanced body, dilute 200mls of hydrolat into 1 litre of water and drink throughout the day.  Also suitable for babies and children in smaller amounts, up to 500mls per day.

Safety Data & MSDS


Lemon Hydrolat MSDS
Hydrolat Safety & Information 

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