HomeHealth12 Lemon Essential Oil Recipes! There are several lemon essential oil uses. It can be used to add a natural aroma to your laundry. It can be used as a room spray to freshen any room. Lemon essential oil can also be used to repel bugs and it’s terrific to clean with. Check out some of our favorite lemon essential oil uses and feel free to share your favorite lemon essential oil recipes in the comments section! Natural Aromas Laundry Scent for the Dryer5 drops bergamot essential oil4 drops lemon essential oilPlace essential oils on a dampened washcloth. Place in dryer with laundry for last 1/3 of drying cycle. Room Spray6 drops eucalyptus essential oil6 drops bergamot or lemon essential oil4 drops pine essential oil2 drop peppermint essential oil2 ounces purified waterCombine oils and water in a glass spray bottle. Shake well and spray to combat odors. Greasy Surface Scrubber3 Tablespoons baking soda2 teaspoons Sunshine concentrate10 drops lemon or grapefruit essential oilWater to make a pasteUse paste on a cloth to scrub surface. Sink Scrubber 1 Tablespoon sea salt1 Tablespoon baking soda7 drops lemon essential oilEnough water to make a pasteCombine and use to scrub porcelain sinks, tile, and stainless steel. Carpet Freshener1/3 cup baking soda3 drops peppermint essential oil7 drops wild thyme essential oil8 drops lemon essential oil2 drops pineCombine essential oils with baking soda in a glass container.I like to use a sugar shaker. Sprinkle onto carpet, wait 15 minutes, and then vacuum. The essential oils will disinfect and deodorize your carpets. Gentle Air Freshener6 drops lemon2 drops cloveDrop onto scent ball pad and diffuse.This delicious combination makes your house feel both fresh and cozy. Powerful Air Freshener4 drops thyme linalol3 drops pine2 drops lemon or lavenderDrop onto a scent ball pad and diffuse Moth-Away SachetCedar chips or wood shavings3 drops each lavender and geranium essential oils5 drops each lemon and pine essential oilsOptional: Dry lavender flowers, clean pine needles, or 1 drop patchouli.Combine all ingredients and place in a muslin bag. Geranium-Rose Cleanser and Exfoliator for All Skin Types4 Tablespoons ground oats6 large ripe organic strawberries2 teaspoons light cream1 drop rose or 2 drops geranium essential oil3 drops lemon essential oilGrind up oatmeal in a coffee mill reserved just for your skin care ingredients. Mash strawberries in a glass bowl, and then add oats. Add enough cream to make a paste.Add essential oils. Divide mixture in half. Apply to face, and leave 10 minutes.Rinse off with cool water. Makes two applications. Christie’s Safer Body Spray 5 drops frankincense essential oil2 drops clove essential oil6 drops lemon essential oil3 drops red mandarin essential oil3 drops pink grapefruit½ teaspoon aloe Vera gel (optional)½ teaspoon massage oil (optional)1.5 ounces purified waterPour all ingredients into a 2 ounce spray bottle and shake to blend.Spray this soothing and spicy blend on the body. The spray will feel lighter without the aloe Vera and the massage oil, but the fragrance lasts longer with it. Refreshing Bath 3 drops bergamot2 drops lemon1 drop rosemary Citrus & Spice Bath2 drops lemon3 drops red mandarin6 drops bergamot4 drops Deep Relief blendGround lemon zest (Optional)¼ capsule Super Antioxidant (for color)¼ Cup Epsom saltsCombine all ingredients. Makes enough for 1 bath. Not for people with sensitive skin. Don’t soak for more than about 10 minutes.Do not add additional drops of essential oils to this recipe.