17 Dec Lime
Lime Essential Oil
Botanical Name – (Cirus aurantifolia)
Part of plant used – fruit
Lime has strong citrus overtones with a characteristic reviving quality. Lime is similar to lemon in many ways and will improve the aroma of many blends.
- aids closeness with other people
- to take a fresh approach
- helps tired minds and apathy
- Aids infections – sore throat and mouth ulcers – gargle
- Colds/flu – inhalation
- Oily skin – use topically in oil free base cream
- Nervous tension – vaporizer, massage
- Do not take internally.
- If you have sensitive skin – do a patch test first.
- Do not use before going out in the sun