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Lime (Citrus Aurantifolia)

What is Lime Oil?

Lime is originally from Asia and is now cultivated in most warm countries. It was known in ancient India and China as a powerful remedy for cleansing the aura and restoring confidence. The essential oil of lime is extracted by cold compression of fresh lime peels or by steam distillation of its dried peels.

Lime Oil

Aroma

Strong and citrucy

Plant Properties

Antiseptic, antiviral, astringent, aperitif, bactericidal, disinfectant, febrifuge, haemostatic, restorative, and tonic

Benefits

Protect wounds from becoming septic, protect against viral infection, boost appetite, kill bacteria, fight infections, reduce fever, stop hemorrhaging, and generally boost health

Blends with:

Citronella, clary sage, lavender, neroli, nutmeg, other citrus oils, rosemary, vanilla, and ylang ylang oils