Lime (Citrus aurantifolia) Pure Essential Oil- Aromatherapy - Therapeutic Quality
Description: Lime trees can grow to be about 10 feet high, and have fragrant white flower buds that blossom into the acidic fruit. Lime Trees are most commonly found in Brazil, Mexico, Italy, and the West Indies. Just like its partner, the Lemon, Limes were not highly regarded until doctors discovered their high levels of vitamin C. Once used in the Asian culture for its antiseptic qualities, today, Lime essential oil is known for its cooling and uplifting effects on the mind and body. Light, fresh green/bitter citrus scent. Clean, penetrative odor. Store away from direct sunlight and heat. The refrigerator is a great place for storage.
Lime increases appreciation for life, determined attitude, courage and feeling emotionally safe. Lime is useful for those who are apathetic, resigned, in grief or discouraged.
If using Lime for emotional wellness, try using it with our free EFT Tapping scripts for Courage and Clarity and Open Heart which help release these emotional issues.
Obtained from the cold expression of peel. Originates from Italy.
Uses: Lime is benefical for soothing fevers, rheumatism, sore throats, headaches, anorexia, alcoholism, depression, and anxiety. The oil has also been used as a tonic and astringent. Lime essential has been known to strengthen the nervous system, reduce stress, and soothe insect bites. This oil has the capacity to renew inner clarity, improving decision-making; it can also stimulate a sense of internal purpose, while boosting liveliness to move forward. Lime aids the body by stimulating emotions and preventing apathy, while rejuvenating mental clarity. Lime supports the body by helping to heal infections, reduce cellulite, and aid with skin impurities. Thearoma inspires and brings fresh energy, clearing the mind. This oils is excellent to use in a diffuser to freshen the home. Add a few drops to the water when washing dishes or cleaning the house.
To stimulate emotions against apathy, vaporize 3 drops of lime, and 3 drops of bergamot.
To rejuvenate the mental state, mix lime with neroli and frankincense and rub the blend into the skin whenever necessary.
Try inhalations and daily baths with 2 drops of lime, and 4 drops of ginger to help with infections.
To reduce cellulite, mix lime with juniper berry, and nutmeg, and apply it to any areas affected by cellulite. Always move towards the heart when applying.
This oil is non-toxic, making it safe for all skin types.
It is phototoxic. DO NOT massage Lime essential oil into your skin if you are going to be exposed to sunlight within 12 hours. Old or oxidized oils should be avoided as skin sensitization can occur.
For external use only. See our Safety Information page for further details when using essential oils
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Biosource Naturals is founded by a naturopath, aromatherapist, EFT practitioner, Reiki Master. Therapeutic Quality. We supply pure essential oils verified by GC and/or other QC testing.