Lime (Citrus Aurantifolia) essential oil has a crisp, refreshing citrus scent that is used to uplift and revitalise. Its balancing effect can also provide improved mental clarity.
COMMON NAME: Lime
BOTANICAL NAME: Citrus Aurantifolia
KNOWN FOR: Uplifting mood, mental clarity and DIY cleaning products
EXTRACTION METHOD: Cold pressed
PLANT PART: Peel
AROMA: Sweet, citrus and fresh
PHOTOTOXIC: Yes, avoid direct sunlight and tanning beds for 12 hours after topical application
BOTTLED IN AUSTRALIA
Add 3-4 drops to the diffuser of your choice.
Dilute essential oils with Carrier Oils to protect your skin and for longer lasting scents. Essential oils are highly concentrated and should be patch tested on skin prior to use.
Note: 20 drops of essential oil is equal to approximately 1ml. 1 drop of essential oil added to a 5ml teaspoon of carrier oil equals approximately 1% dilution.
We recommend the following dilutions (noting precautions due to phototoxic essential oil):
- Face, body and massage oils: 1-5%
- Perfume: 10-15%
- Add 2-5 drops to a warm bath
Lime Essential Oil Blends
Fresh - 3 drops Lime, 2 drops Lemongrass, 3 drops Lavender
Sweet & Fresh - 2 drops Lime, 4 drops Sweet Orange, 1 drop Peppermint
Uplifting - 4 drops Lime, 4 drops Eucalyptus
Caution: External use only. Possible skin sensitivity, dilute prior to application. Avoid direct sun exposure and tanning beds for up to 12 hours after application. Seek medical advice if pregnant, breast feeding or under doctor's care. Keep out of reach of children. Store in a cool, dry place away from sunlight. If irritation develops, discontinue use.
Certified Organic Citrus Aurantifolia (Lime) Peel Oil.