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Lime Essential Oil Summary

All Lime Essential Oil Benefits/Effects/Facts & Information

Lime Essential Oil is known for its uplifting, energizing, and mood improving properties. May help boost nervous system health.

  • Botanical Name: Citrus aurantifolia
  • Extracted From: Lime Rind (Peel)
  • Color: Light Green
  • Aroma: Fresh, Citrusy, Sweet, Tart
  • Aroma Strength: Medium
  • Benefits: Skin Care, Immune System Health, Nervous System
  • Beneficial For: Depression, Anxiety, Fatigue, Stress, Acne, Dull Skin
  • Uses: Massage, Aromatherapy
  • Common Extraction Method: Cold Pressed/Expressed
  • Constituent Composition: a-Pinene, B-Pinene, Sabinene, Myrcene, Limonene, y-Terpinene, Terpinolene, Octanal, Nonanal, Tetradecanal, Pentadecanal, Trans-a-bergaptene, Caryophyllene, B-bisabolene, Geranial, Neryl acetate, Geranyl acetate, a-Terpineo, Linalool

Things to Know About Lime Oil

Lime Oil Is Also Known As

Citrus aurantifolia

Things to note about Lime Oil

  • Lime oil is phototoxic. Lime oil can cause skin irritation if skin is exposed to sun light.
  • Do not use lime oil if left to oxidize.

How To Use Lime Essential Oil

Lime essential oil should be diluted prior to topical application.

  • Topically – Generally a 2% Lime oil to 30 Fl oz carrier oil dilution ratio is recommended.
  • Aromatically – Can be used in a diffuser or vaporizer.