Lime Essential Oil

Botanical Name - (Cirus aurantifolia)
Part of plant used - fruit

Lime has strong citrus overtones with a characteristic reviving quality. Lime is similar to lemon in many ways and will improve the aroma of many blends.

Emotional Applications

  • aids closeness with other people
  • to take a fresh approach
  • helps tired minds and apathy

Physical Applications

  • Aids infections - sore throat and mouth ulcers - gargle
  • Colds/flu - inhalation
  • Oily skin - use topically in oil free base cream
  • Nervous tension - vaporizer, massage

Cautions

  • Do not take internally.
  • If you have sensitive skin - do a patch test first.
  • Do not use before going out in the sun