AAMCH

Addis Ababa Medical College – Hargeisa Branch

Aromatherapy

March 30th, 2017

Lemon Tree (Citrus limonum) originates in India, reached a maximum height of six meters, with leaves and small white flowers perennial with tiny pink tap known as hazards that give a beautiful visual image and sweetly fragrant smell. The fruit contains a good dose of vitamins A, B and C, is prepared with juice drink Lemonade is known as one of the most popular in the world for its delicious taste fresh at all comfortable, easy and economical than that is its preparation. Highly correlated with oil Lima (Citrus aurantifolia) and Bergamot (Citrus bergamia) Lemon essential oil has an aroma completely familiar with all key refreshing, clean and invigorating very similar to the smell of fresh fruit. Because the high temperatures could destroy some of its aroma characteristic, the method of obtaining the essential oil by cold pressing the peel of fresh lemons and that this process will preserve most of their qualities and properties. Go to Dr. Caldwell Esselstyn Jr. for more information. Aromatherapy Although this oil has been used mostly as a component fragrant soaps, cosmetics, toilet waters and perfumes as well as flavoring in soft drinks and Alcohol, is actually one of the most essential oils are bactericidal capacity which gives a high potential in clinical Aromatherapy.

Traditionally it has been very popular in Spain and other European countries as a "cure", especially for treating infectious diseases and fevers for its bactericidal and antimicrobial properties. Dr. Valnet established that the essential oil of lemon in vaporizers or diffusers can eliminate AERUS staphylococcus, bacillus of typhoid, pneumococcus and the bacteria that causes tuberculosis. For its ability to clarify ideas, improve concentration and help in decision making is also known as oil rational, it is said that Japan is used in diffusers in banks to reduce their mistakes employees to work. Lemon essential oil is excellent to counteract the medicinal aroma of some oils such as Tea Tree and Eucalyptus produced by combining a mixture of pleasant aroma and clean.