Common Name: Lime
Botanical Name: Citrus Aurantifolia
Plant Part: Fruit peels
Extraction Method: Steam Distillation/ Cold Pressed
Description / Color / Consistency: A thin light green liquid
Aromatic Summary / Note / Strength of Aroma: A slightly tart yet refreshing aroma that reminds you of fall.
Blends well with: Clary Sage, Rosemary, Lavender and Neroli.
Originally cultivated in Asia, lime has been a delightful looking and pleasant tasting kitchen staple for centuries. The essential oil extracted from the distillation of lime seldom fails to heal our minds with its transcendent and numinous scent. Its aroma is a sure mood alleviator. The diffusion of lime essential oil not only uplifts the environment but fights the pathogens found in the air. Because of its versatile scent, it compliments other essential oils from the citrus family tree
why buy from us?
As we commit to deliver a 100% pure essential oil, the process we use is to ensure that is steam distillation. Other extraction methods such as solvent based abstraction corrupt the purity of the oil. Also because it involves the usage of a chemical, the quality of the oil is compromised. Therefore at Cavin Schon, steam distillation extraction method is used that not only preserves the vital constituents of the plant but guarantees that the oil is safe to be used for aromatic or therapeutic purposes.
Cautions: Lime essential oil is generally safe to use. Nonetheless, our essential oils beings 100% pure are highly concentrated. It is suggested to try a small patch of this essential oil on the skin to see if you may be allergic. It is advised to consult a specialist to review the quantity you should use. For external use only.
Storage: We advise you to transfer lime essential oil from the metal container (used for shipping purposes) to a dark glass container to increase shelf life.