Uplift a tired mind with the sharp, citrus aroma of 100% pure ESS® Lime (Distilled) Essential Oil. This refreshing oil is ideal for mixture into shower gels and odorless massage oils. 10 ml. Blends Well With: Lavender, Clary Sage, Peppermint. 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).
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.