Lime – Essential Oil
Lime has a green, tangy, and uplifting aroma. It has the very similar therapeutic and blending properties of lemon. Having good medicinal properties, it may be useful for treating colds, sore throats, flu, coughs, bronchitis, sinusitis and asthma. It can also stimulate and refresh a tired mind and assist with depression.
Latin: Citrus aurantifolia
Aroma: Green, tangy, citrus-y
Note Classification: Top
Extraction Method: Cold Pressed
Parts Used: Peel
Blends well with: Basil, Bergamot, Carrot Seed, Chamomile, Citronella, Clary Sage, Cypress, Dill, Ginger, Helichrysum, Juniper Berry, Lavender, Myrtle, Neroli, Niaouli, Nutmeg, Oakmoss, Rosemary, Sweet Marjoram, Tarragon, Ylang Ylang
Cautions: Never use essential oils undiluted or in eyes or mucus membranes. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children and pets. If applying an essential oil to the skin, always dilute and perform a small patch test to an insensitive part of the body.
This information is for educational purposes only. It has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration and is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.