Product no.: PEO020
Lime essential oil (Citrus aurantifolia (Lime) Oil) is an astringent, refreshing and reviving essential oil. Lime essential oil is energising both to the body and mind. It is revitalising to tired muscles and uplifting to the spirit. It has a fresh, sharp, fruity-citrus aroma.
Oils4life lime essential oil originates from West India and is extracted by steam distillation of the whole ripe crushed fruit. Lime essential oil is a member of the Rutaceae family and is also known as citrus medica var. acida, Mexican lime, West Indian lime, key lime, cold-pressed lime and sour lime.
Lime essential oil blends well with lavender, rosemary, clary sage, lemon, orange and grapefruit. Distilled lime oil is non-toxic, non-irritant and non-sensitising. However cold-pressed lime is phototoxic.