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Lime Essential Oil

It is said that the mere inhalation of the beautiful citrus scent of lime can stimulate the sympathetic nervous system and evoke alertness. Massaging the oil can have a relaxing and stress-relieving effect.

Commitment to Quality

With the safety of your home in mind, we’re meticulous about every step of our process. To make sure each plant reaches its potential, we carefully and ethically choose a region where it will thrive. Then we work with our farmers. When our plants have reached maturity, they are harvested safely and fairly. From there we collect their natural essential oils through either cold-pressing or steam-distillation. Every batch is then tested to ensure 100% purity.

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Product Details

It is said that the mere inhalation of the beautiful citrus scent of lime can stimulate the sympathetic nervous system and evoke alertness.  Massaging the oil can have a relaxing and stress-relieving effect.

Uses:

  • Uplifts
  • Invigorates
  • Smells clean

Details:

  • Botanical Name: Citrus aurantifolia**
  • Origin: Mexico
  • Extraction Method: Cold pressed
  • Plant Part: Fruit peel
  • Plant Description: A shrubby tree growing to 5 m with many thorns; its flowers are white with purple edges; its fruit is spherical and yellow when ripe but is picked green commercially.
  • Aroma: Fresh, citrusy, sweet, slightly tart
  • Note: Middle
  • Consistency: Thin
  • Color: Clear, pale yellow to yellow liquid
  • Blends Well With: Bergamot, Cedarwood, Geranium, Grapefruit, Lavender, Lemon, Mandarin, Neroli, Nutmeg, Orange, Palmarosa, Rosemary, Rosewood, Vetiver, and Ylang-ylang
  • Main Constituents: Limonene: 55.40%, y-terpinene: 16%

Cautions:

  • Kid Safe: May be used by children 10+
  • Pregnancy Safe: Yes, consult doctor
  • Breastfeeding Safe: Yes, consult doctor
  • Cat Safe: No
  • Dog Safe: Yes
  • Special Dilution Rate: 5% or less
  • More Safety Info: This oil has phototoxic properties and exposure to the sun must be avoided after application to the skin.

*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.

**Some of our labels were printed with the incorrect botanical name. We are correcting the issue, but some bottles may be shipped with incorrect labels. All of our Lime Essential Oil is citrus aurantifolia.

Recipes

Mojito Diffuser Blend

  • 4 drops Lime Essential Oil
  • 3 drops Spearmint Essential Oil

Place oils in diffuser for a fun summer blend!

Refresh your Bathroom Spray

  • 1 ounce water
  • 10 drops Lavender
  • 5 drops Lime

Spray your shower curtain on your way in and out of the shower for an uplifting aroma.