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Lime, West Indian Essential Oil
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Lime, West Indian Essential Oil

NZ $11.00
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Citrus aurantifolia
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Common name Lime Oil
Botanical name   Citrus aurantifolia
Description   Clear/yellow liquid, with an intensely fresh, rich, fruity odour reminiscent of lime peel
Main  GC components Limonene, pinene, terpinene, citrals, furanocoumarins
Plant parts used Peel
Extraction method    Steam Distillation
Region of origin West Indies


DESCRIPTION

Distilled Lime oil has a sweeter aroma than that of the cold pressed Lime oil.  It has oxides and esters that allow may calm and sedate with antispasmodic and expectorant properties.  The distilled Lime may be worn outside without the fear of photosensitivity.

Lime essential oil has very similar properties to Lemon despite the obvious differences in aroma. In Aromatherapy it is used for the digestive, lymphatic and nervous systems. Like Lemon oil, it's antimicrobial and astringent properties may also be beneficial in the management of acne and oily skin.

BLENDS WELL WITH

Neroli, Lavender, Clary sage and Ylang-ylang.
 

SUGGESTED USES

Massage oil
Bath
Inhalation
Spritzer
Compress
Skin care
Perfume

 

PRODUCT SPECIFICATION SHEET

SAFETY

- Consultation with a suitably qualified practitioner is recommended prior to use
- For external use only.
- Do not apply to skin undiluted
- Not recommended for use during pregnancy
- Perform a patch test prior to use

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