When life gives us lemons, we make summer in a bottle by capturing the zest of bright, sunny days in our unique Lushious Lemon™ essential oil blend. We’ve elevated our lively Lemon essential oil with a dash of floral Ylang Ylang and a few drops of cooling Spearmint and Eucalyptus Globulus to give you a blend that perfectly encapsulates the essence of summer.

A dreamy blend of botanicals

Let there be no confusion: We love the classics. And while Lemon essential oil will always be a household favorite, our Lushious Lemon blend perfectly elevates the citrus aroma we’ve come to know and love. This complex mix of essential oils elevates every note for a sweet, citrusy aroma with floral and minty undertones. Let’s take a deeper look at each of the botanicals we chose for this blend:

Lemon myrtle: Native to Australia and known as the “queen of lemon herbs,” lemon myrtle has an uplifting, refreshing aroma.

Lemon: Fresh, ripe lemons are grown on the Amanzi Amahle Cooperative Farm in South Africa. The rinds are cold pressed to obtain bright and joyful Lemon essential oil.

Ylang ylang: Grown and distilled at Young Living’s Finca Botanica Farm and Distillery in Chongon, Ecuador, ylang ylang has a comforting, floral aroma. Ylang Ylang essential oil can be used to moisturize and support the appearance of healthy skin.

Spearmint: Distilled at the Labbeemint Partner Distillery in Washington, USA, spearmint has a refreshing aroma, and the essential oil has a cooling sensation on skin.

Eucalyptus globulus: Native to China, eucalyptus globulus has a cool, invigorating aroma.

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How will you use Lushious Lemon?

Just like our original Lemon essential oil, the Lushious Lemon blend is incredibly versatile and ready to be incorporated into your daily life. Try some of our favorite uses for this bright and fresh blend.

Body scrub


  • 1 cup salt
  • ¼ cup coconut oil
  • 8–10 drops Lushious Lemon essential oil blend

Mix ingredients together in a bowl. Gently buff the body scrub on skin during your shower. Rinse off. Store in an airtight jar for up to 2–3 months.

YL tip: To help your scrub stay fresh and last longer, do not let any water mix into the product while you use it. Scoop product out with clean, dry hands.

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Carpet refresher

Refresh your carpet with baking soda and the fresh aroma of Lushious Lemon. Fill an empty 2-ounce glass salt shaker ¾ full with baking soda. Add 10–15 drops of Lushious Lemon and shake until the baking soda and essential oil have mixed. Sprinkle the mixture on your carpet and let sit for 15–20 minutes before vacuuming.

Other uses

  • Diffuse Lushious Lemon up to 1 hour 3 times daily to neutralize unwanted odors and fill your space with a cheerful, nuanced aroma. Diffuse it in the morning to start off your day with a positive aroma or inhale it any time you need an optimistic boost.
  • Inhale Lushious Lemon for an aromatic mid-afternoon reminder of sunny days.
  • Make this blend’s bright, luxe scent part of your signature personal fragrance. Learn more about creating your own DIY perfume here.
  • Add Lushious Lemon to V-6™ Vegetable Oil Complex in a roll-on bottle and apply it topically to your chest and the crown of your head to invite a sweet boost of joy to your day.
  • Mix Lushious Lemon with distilled water and witch hazel in a spray bottle to create a joyful room and linen spray.
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  • Add a couple drops to your Thieves® home cleaning products for a burst of aromatic freshness.
  • Dilute 1 drop with 1 drop of V-6 Vegetable Oil Complex or olive oil and apply it to desired area to add a lasting scent of positivity to your day.

YL tip: Avoid direct sunlight or UV rays for up to 12 hours after applying this product to your skin. Learn more photosensitive essential oil safety tips here.

Bring home the entire collection

Invite the bright, invigorating aroma of Young Living’s new Lushious Lemon essential oil blend to your home with our Lushious Lemon Foaming Hand Soap and Lushious Lemon Hand Lotion.

Lushious Lemon Foaming Hand Soap offers a bright, citrusy aroma that treats your hands to the best cleansing ingredients nature has to offer. The instant foam makes it easy to lather and rinse while being gentle on the skin.

Lushious Lemon Hand Lotion’s creamy, antioxidant-rich formula quickly absorbs into skin to provide immediate, non-greasy and long-lasting hydration that protects the skin’s natural moisture barrier. Get effortlessly silky skin when you pamper problem areas with this nourishing lotion.

New to essential oils? Learn all about lemon and start incorporating it into your home with 21 easy uses for this versatile oil.

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