|Botanical Name||Citrus aurantifolia|
|Extraction Method||Steam distillation|
|Plant part used||Peel|
|Aroma||Fruity, citrus odor|
The oil is extracted using peel part using steam distillation method.
b-pinene, limonene, fenchone, a-pinene, myrcene, 1,8-ceneole, citral, borneol, terpinolene, linalool, neral acetate and geranyl acetate.
Essential Oil Information
Also known as West Indian lime, the oil is derived from small evergreen tree producing small, bitter fruit similar to Lemon which is green in color with green fleshy interiors. It has superior medicinal properties and is useful for treating colds, flu, coughs, sore throats, asthma, sinusitis and bronchitis.
Lime oil is pale yellow to light olive in color and has sharp, citrus peel smell.
Lime oil is used for treating fevers associated with colds and sore throats. The oil also aids immune system and in easing bronchitis, sinusitis, cough and in helping asthma.
The therapeutic properties of lime oil are astringent, antiseptic, aperitif, disinfectant, febrifuge, restorative, haemostatic, and tonic.
Blends Well With
Neroli, lavender, ylang-ylang and clary sage.
With the oil extracted using expression/distillation process, these retain in them many therapeutic properties including being antiviral, astringent, antiseptic, aperitif, disinfectant, bactericidal, haemostatic, febrifuge, restorative and tonic.
Non-toxic, non-irritant and non-sensitizing
If extracted using cold expression, it can cause photosensitivity during strong sunshine that causes skin irritation
Weight: In different weight packaging options
Material: Food Grade Silver Coated Aluminum Bottles
Customization: As per client’s requirements