Botanical Name: Citrus latifolia Tanaka
Extraction: Cold Pressed
Parts Used: Peel
Aroma: A top note with a medium aroma, it has a tart, fresh scent characteristic of the fruit.
The health benefits of Lime Essential Oil can be attributed to its properties as an antiseptic, antiviral, astringent, aperitif, bactericidal, disinfectant, febrifuge, haemostatic, restorative and tonic substance.
Popular Uses of Lime Essential Oil
Diffuse to cleanse the air and uplift your mood.
Put some Lime on a cotton pad to help remove grease spots and sticker residue.
Add a drop of Lime to your drinking water for enhanced flavor and antioxidants.
Add 1 drop to your shampoo for added cleansing properties.
Because of the uplifting quality of citrus oils, diffusing lime can be beneficial for high-stress situations at home or work.
Support the emotional and spiritual aspects of a person by diffusing lime, or using it topically or internally on a daily basis.
Inspiration for Using Lime Essential Oil
Ginger Lime Body Scrub: Mix together; 1/2 Cup Coconut Oil, 1/2 Cup Brown Sugar, 15 drops Lime essential oil, 10 drops Ginger Oil. Store in and air tight glass container.
Zenius Roller Blend: Add 6 drops each Lime, Grapefruit, Bergamot, and 2 drops Sandalwood in 10ml roller bottle. Top with fractionated coconut oil. Apply to wrists and behind ears for an uplifting and peaceful feeling.
Clarity Diffuser Blend: 1 drop each Sweet Orange, Lime, Lemon, and Grapefruit essential oils.
Blends Well With: Bergamot, Cedarwood, Geranium, Grapefruit, Lavender, Lemon, Mandarin, Neroli, Nutmeg, Orange, Palmarosa, Petitgrain, Rose, Rosemary, Rosewood, Vetiver and Ylang-ylang.
Cautions: This oil has phototoxic properties and exposure to the sun must be avoided after application to the skin. Due to their presence, please consult a physician prior to using this oil. Dilute well before use; for external use only. May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Contact with eyes should be avoided.
Ingredients: Organic Lime (Persian / Tahiti) Essential Oil
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