Lime Essential Oil
Citrus latifolia Tanaka
Lime essential oil has a fresh tart scent very similar to that of the fresh fruit. Lime blends well with other citrus essential oils, floral notes like lavender, palmarosa & ylang ylang. Lime essential oil also pairs nicely with oils like nutmeg, patchouli and vetiver adding freshness & depth to blends.
Note lime essential oil has phototoxic properties so avoid exposure to sun after application to skin. Lime essential oil has antioxidant & antibacterial properties that are beneficial in skincare. The aroma of lime may increase appetite and is uplifting to the mind & spirit.