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Lime Essential Oil
Lime Essential Oil
Botanical Name:Citrus aurantifolia
Geographic Origin: Mexico
Method of Farming: Cultivated: Pure, Natural & Authentic
Method of Extraction: Cold Pressed
Part of Plant: Fruit Rind
size price payment method
1kg (equiv. 37.19 fl oz)
$Call 630-653-3082 for pricing
10ml (1/3 fl oz)
$5.37
100ml (3.38 fl oz)
$29.73
Lime Essential Oil

Lime essential oil has an intensely fresh, sweet, citrus peel aroma. Quality Lime Oil should smell like the freshly scraped lime peel, sharp and green, not powdery and candy-like. The color of the oil is yellow to light green. It is cold expressed from the peel of the Lime.

Why Auroma 100% pure and natural, therapeutic grade Lime essential oil from The Aromatherapy Place? So you neednít worry about buying essential oils that have been adulterated: Everyday Aromatherapy has been a ritual in Australia dating back to the Aborigines. Auroma has the technology and ability to analyze and validate every essential oil by conducting Gas Chromotography/Mass Spectrometry (GC/MS) testing and analysis. The Auroma laboratory is staffed by a team of experts, including two Ph.D Chemists, a Chemical Engineer, a Cosmetic Applications Chemist, trained perfumer and three accredited Aromatherapists. Every batch, every time!!

Special note: Citrus Oils in their pure state, may appear cloudy or contain small particles of wax. This occurs naturally in the oil and becomes most apparent when stored in cold areas. It is recommended, however, that these oils be stored in a cold place to ensure longevity and quality. If the clarity is a concern, you may wish to filter until clear, however once cooled again the cloudy appearance may return. The clarity may improve through storing the oil at room temperature, but this will reduce the shelf life and is not recommended.




Aromatherapy uses for Lime Essential Oil

Visit our General Aromatherapy Uses page.

Specific Uses: Very effective in treating adolescent skin problems, such as acne. Apply directly to the skin or blend into Auroma unscented, additive free Cleansing Lotion and massage into the skin.

Safety information for Lime Essential Oil

Please visit our General Essential Oil Safety Information page for important safety guidelines on using essential oils.

Specific Safety Information: Lime essential oil is non-toxic, non-irritating, and non-sensitising, however it is known to be photo-toxic when applied to the skin. Avoid exposure to the sun or sunbed rays for 12 hours after applying to the skin(massage, lotion, or bath). See The Complete Guide to Aromatherapy by Salvatorre Battaglia, Second edition published by The International Centre of Holistic Aromatherapy in 2003 page 225.



Aromatherapy Recipes containing Lime Essential Oil

Breathe Easy

Blend and enjoy a wonderfully refreshing oil burner blend from The Aromatherapy Place.

  Ingredient Amount Unit
  Spearmint Essential Oil 6 drops
  Marjoram Essential Oil Spanish 4 drops
  Rosemary Essential Oil Spanish 5 drops
  Lime Essential Oil 2 drops

Fill your oil burner bowl with water and add essential oils.

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