It is obtained by steam-distilling the leaves and small lemon fruits.
It fights stress, depression, anxiety, insomnia. It has a calming effect and is useful in case of difficult digestion. It is also an anti-inflammatory for muscles.
On the skin, it is recommended to fight acne, pimples, eczema, and itch in general.
If inhaled, it is useful for airways infections. If massaged on the back, it calms asthma attacks.