Lime Essential Oil
Lime (Citrus aurantifolia) essential oil is astringent, making it useful for oily skin types. It is also emotionally uplifting and a natural airborne deodorizer. Our Lime essential oil is steam distilled, therefore it is not phototoxic.
Chemistry: limonene (46.90%), g-terpinene (12.65%), terpinolene (9.12%), a-terpineol (4.56%)
Latin Name: Citrus aurantifolia
Botanical Family: Rutaceae
Cultivation: Sri Lanka, Certified Organic
Plant Part: Fruit Rhind
Chemical Family: Monoterpenes
Aroma: tart and candy-like
Properties: astringent, emotionally uplifting, airborne deodorizer
Steam Distilled: May 2019
Shelf Life: 3 years (approx.)
For skin application, add just 1 drop to 1 teaspoon unscented lotion or organic carrier oil and gently massage into the skin as needed. Add a few drops to an ultrasonic diffuser for an emotionally lifting experience.
Consider pairing with another citrus oil for a fresh blend.
Chakra: Sacral (2nd), Heart (4th), and Throat (5th)
Lime helps us ease feelings of anxiety and fear. It helps to refresh and uplift.
For external use only. Keep out of reach of children. Always dilute essential oils before applying to the skin and keep away from mucous membranes. Consult a licensed physician if pregnant or nursing. If the oil is past it’s “Best by” date or stored improperly, it may cause irritation and lose therapeutic value. Avoid the use of essential oils near infants and small children.
For educational purposes only. This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. Please consult your medical professional before use.