Lime essential oil is ASTRINGENT, making it useful for oily skin types. Like other citrus oils, it is EMOTIONALLY UPLIFTING and a natural AIRBORNE DEODORIZER.
Lime has been researched to be anti-infectious, anti-viral, and it also combats bacteria.
Plant Origin: Sri Lanka
Botanical family: Rutaceae
Plant Part: Rind, organic
Processed: Steam Distilled
Chemical family: Monoterpenes
Aroma: Citrusy, sweet, fresh, fruity
Safety Concerns: Because this Lime is steam distilled, not cold pressed, there is no phototoxicity concern.
Our Lime is steam distilled and therefore non-phototoxic.
- Latin Name:
- Citrus aurantifolia
- At a Glance:
- Lime essential oil Is astringent, Making It useful for oily skin types. Like other citrus oils, it is emotionally uplifting and a natural airborne deodorizer.
- Certifed Organic, Sri Lanka
- astringent, emotionally uplifting, airborne deodorizer, anti-viral
- d-limonene (47.38%), a-terpinene (12.19%), terpinolene (8.93%), a-terpineol (6.93%)
- Steam Distilled:
- February 2017
- Shelf Life:
- 3 Years (approx.)