Essence of the Week: Lemon
Lemon is a beautiful citrus that originates in the Middle East and is grown in most tropical and subtropical countries. She has been used for centuries in cooking as well as medicine for cleansing and purifying the body.
Lemons are anti-fungal, anti-viral, and anti-infection. They are great for the common cold, flu, fever, and sore throats. Lemons can be used to help balance blood sugar levels and harmonize the heart by breaking down calcification or hardening of the arteries and veins. She is cleansing for the liver and stimulating for the brain. For the skin, Lemon is great for ulcers, warts, boils, corns, hair and nails, and even herpes. She is healing for the lungs and respiratory infections, and she helps with arthritis and stimulating the Parasympathetic Nervous System.
Energetically, Lemons are very uplifting and anti-depressant. They support self-Love, self-acceptance, and feeling beautiful. Lemons are like the Sun, shining their spiritual energy into our systems, helping us to develop psychic capacities as well as a deeper soul connection. If you have lost Hope or need to see the brighter side of your situation, work with Lemon essence to make Lemonaid out of your Lemons.