Citrus aurantifolia - USDA Organic
This is a small evergreen tree that produces a small, bitter fruit very similar to Lemon. The fruits themselves are green in color with a green fleshy interior.
Skin: Lime essential oil has antiseptic, bactericidal, disinfectant and astringent properties that fights against harmful bacteria causing skin infections, heals cuts, wounds, boils, cellulites, varicose veins, acne and other skin eruptions. It also assists in treating eczema, cuts, psoriasis, carbuncles, sores, skin ulcers, rashes and gangrene.
Mind: In aromatherapy it is refreshing, rejuvenating, revitalizing, strengthening, uplifting and calming in nature.
Body: In massage therapy, it can assist in relieving stress, depression, irritation, anxiety, muscular pain, tension, lack of self-confidence and negative feelings.
Product Color: Yellow to yellow green oil
Blends Well With: Bergamot, Cedarwood, Geranium Bourbon, Grapefruit, Lavender Bulgarian, Lemon, Mandarin, Neroli, Nutmeg, Orange Sweet, Palmarosa, Petitgrain, Rose Absolute, Rosemary, Rosewood, Tangerine, Vetiver, Ylang-Ylang
Caution: Avoid during pregnancy and with sensitive skin. It can cause possible sensitization in some individuals, so use in very low concentration only. It is important to note that all Essential Oils are extremely concentrated in nature and if to be applied on the skin or body, should always be diluted upto a maximum dosage of 4% in a suitable carrier oil.