Lime Essential Oil

Lime Essential Oil
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Product Details
  • Botanical name: Citrus aurantifolia
  • Country of origin: Mexico
  • Extraction method: Cold pressed
  • Plant part: Fruit peel
  • Aroma: Fresh, citrus
  • Consistency: Thin
  • Color: Yellowish green
  • Blends well with: Bergamot, Cedarwood, Cinnamon, Citronella, Clove Bud, Ginger, Grapefruit, Lavender, Lemon, Lemongrass, Melissa, Orange, Tangerine

Lime essential oil is cold pressed from the peel of the citrus fruit, lime essential oil presents a medium-strength top fragrance note with a sweet and tart lime citrus aroma. Known historically as a remedy for various ailments like scurvy or tetanus, its primary use as an essential oil is to stimulate lymphatic circulation, tone and tighten the skin and relieve the discomfort and itch of insect bites. Diffuse through your home for a fresh and inviting scent, to relieve tension, promote a healthy appetite and restful sleep. ***Lime Essential Oil has phototoxic properties and exposure to the sun must be avoided for 12-24 hours after topical application to the skin.

Suggested Uses of Lime Essential Oil 
  • Antibacterial
  • Antiviral
  • Antiseptic
  • Degreaser
  • Fever reducer
  • Soothing
  • Cellulite
  • Hypertension
  • Diffuse 2-3 drops per 100ml of water to clear the mind and re-energize
  • Add 2 drops to facial cleanser to help control oily skin
  • Combine 1/2 cup of Coconut Oil, 1 cup sugar and 20 drops of Lime to make a luxurious, exfoliating coconut lime scrub
  • Add 4-6 drops to a tablespoon of honey and add to a lukewarm bath to control fever
  • Make a cleaning solution with equal parts water and distilled white vinegar. Add 15-20 drops of Lime and use on hard surfaces

On the recommendation of the International Federation of Aromatherapists, TruGardens does not endorse taking essential oils internally unless specifically directed and prescribed by a qualified healthcare practitioner who is also trained in clinical aromatherapy. Avoid using during pregnancy, or if you suspect you might be pregnant, except on the advice of a qualified practitioner. Store all essential oil products safely out of reach of children. Essential oils are potent, and a little bit goes a long way. Do not use essential oils undiluted directly on the skin as they can cause irritation. Keep away from children, and do not apply near the eyes, mucous membranes, sensitive or broken skin. Every individual reacts differently to essential oils: Always perform a ‘test patch’ properly diluted in carrier oil to determine sensitivity. This statement has not been approved, assessed or otherwise endorsed by the FDA. TruGardens does not in any way support the use of these products for the diagnosis, treatment, cure or prevention of any disease.


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Christine M.

In love with LIME!

I love the aroma of Tru Gardens Lime! It's great on its own or to use in a blend.

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