Steam Distilled Lime Oil – unlike Cold Pressed Lime Oil – is not phototoxic. Therefore, you can feel free to add it to lotions, balms and other body products without worrying about sun exposure.
Lime Oil has a beautifully clean, bright citrus scent with a hint of sweetness. It is a fabulous addition to invigorating bath bombs and scrubs, especially for oily skin. The bright aroma of Lime makes a wonderful start to the day and can help clear and energize the mind. Steam Distilled Lime Oil can also help support a healthy immune system.
Botanical Name: Citrus x aurantifolia
Country of Origin: Mexico
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Plant Part: Fruit Peel
Strength of Aroma: Medium
Aromatic Scent: Sweet green citrus scent
Blends Well With: Bergamot, Cardamom, Citronella, Clary Sage, Coriander Seed, Geranium Egyptian, Jasmine Absolute, Lavandin, Lavender, Lemon, Lemon Eucalyptus, Lemongrass, Mandarin, May Chang, Neroli, Orange Sweet, Petitgrain, Grapefruit Pink, Rose Absolute, Rosemary 1,8-Cineole, Sandalwood Australian, Vanilla Oleoresin, and Ylang Ylang Complete.
Cautions: None Known. Steam Distilled Lime is Not Phototoxic
To refresh tired feet, add 1/2 cut Epsom salt and 1 tablespoon of carrier oil blended with 4 drops of Steam Distilled Lime and 4 drops of Spearmint essential oils to a basin of warm water.
If you have an oily complexion, try adding 0.5-1% Steam Distilled Lime to your favorite cleanser. For a boost of motivation, diffuse Steam Distilled Lime Oil with a few drops of Lemon and Rosemary.