Lime is refreshing and uplifting for a tired mind. It’s also especially good in skin creams for oily skin.
Botanical Name: Citrus aurantifolia
Country of Origin: Mexico
Part of Plant Used: Peel
Method of Extraction: Steam distillation
Aroma and Appearance: A pale greenish-yellow liquid with a light, fresh, citrus scent.
Safety Data: Distilled Lime oil is non-toxic and non-irritant. (Cold pressed lime is phototoxic).
Disclaimer: This information is for educational purposes only. It is not intended to be used for any medical purposes. Data has been gathered from various sources and every effort has been made to be accurate. However, basic information about essential oils varies from source to source and information found here may differ from other original sources.
Ingredients: The essential oil is steam distilled from the peel of the fruits citrus aurantifolia. The main constituents are terpenes and citral. Citral: a mobile pale-yellow liquid, c9h15coh, derived from lemon-grass oil and used in perfume and as a flavoring. Terpenes: any of various unsaturated hydrocarbons, c10h16, found in essential oils and oleoresins of plants such as conifers and used in organic syntheses. Oleaoresins: a naturally occurring mixture of an oil and a resin extracted from various plants, such as pine or fir. Conifers: any of various mostly needle-leaved or scale- leaved, chiefly evergreen, cone-bearing trees or shrubs such as pines, spruces, and firs.
Purpose: Blends well with lavender, neroli, ylang ylang, rose, sandalwood, olibanum, chamomile, benzoin, fennel, geranium, eucalyptus, juniper, elemi, and other citrus oils.
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