Lime Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Citrus x aurantifolia
Country of Origin: Mexico
Extraction Method: Cold Pressed
Plant Part: Fruit peel
Strength of Aroma: Medium
Aromatic Scent: Sweet green citrus scent
Blends Well With: Citronella, Clary Sage, Coriander Seed, Eucalyptus Lemon, Grapefruit Pink, Jasmine Absolute, Lavender, Lemon, May Chang, Neroli, Petitgrain, Rosemary 1,8-Cineole, Sandalwood Australian and Tangerine.
Cautions: Cold Pressed Lime essential oil is phototoxic. To avoid this, we recommend a maximum dilution of 0.7% for topical applications.
Add to a cleanser or carrier oil to help with oily skin. Combine lime essential oil with spearmint in a refreshing foot soak after a long day on your feet!
The International Federation of Aromatherapists does not recommend that Essential Oils be taken internally unless under the supervision of a Medical Doctor who is also qualified in clinical Aromatherapy. All cautions listed for individual oils do not include those cautions from ingestion.