The health benefits of lemon essential oil can be attributed to its stimulating, calming, carminative, anti-infection, astringent, detoxifying, antiseptic, disinfectant, sleep inducing, and antifungal properties. These benefits of lemon oil include its ability to treat stress disorders, fever, infections, asthma, over weight, insomnia, skin disorders, hair disorders, stomach problems and tiredness.
As naturalists, we don’t need poisons to kill pests. We can repel them with substances that are not only harmless to us but are actually healthful. Below is a list of oils that will solve most of your pest problems around the house.