Lime essential oil is a clear smelling oil which can help to lift the mood and alleviate depression.
It's also thought to be useful in the treatment of cellulite and as a skin toner thanks to its astringent properties. Add to one of our wide range of Amphora Carrier Oils to create an individual anti-cellulite massage treatment just for you.
A few drops of oil added to a bath dispersant (try Amphora Bath or Shower Gel) will help uplift your spirits and energise so you are ready for the day or evening ahead.
A few drops of Lime Oil sniffed from a hanky can help with travel sickness and it can also be helpful with fever, infections, sore throat and colds when burned, vaporised or used in a steam inhalation.
The volatile oil distilled from the highly acidic juice-emulsion that results from crushing small sour whole fruits.
Fresh sweet citrus peel odour. Pleasant uplifting aroma.
Antiseptic, antiviral, bactericidal, tonic.
Limonene, pinenes, camphene, sabinene, citral, cymene, cineols and linalol among others.
Citrus aurantifolia Oil
Often interchangeable with lemon for treating similar complaints like fever, infections, sore throats and colds.
Dilute in a carrier oil before skin application. Keep away from children and out of eyes. Do not take internally or apply undiluted to the skin. For further advice on using essential oils to treat medical conditions, we recommend you seek advice from a professional.
Please note that Amphora Aromatics Ltd cannot be held responsible for any injury, illness or adverse reaction to any recipes, instructions or advice given. It is the responsibility of the end user to ensure that they have followed the relevant safety protocols and that they are aware of any possible side effects before use. We always advise that a skin patch test is carried out before full usage of any natural product whether purchased from ourselves or elsewhere.
'Lime Oil is mainly used as fragrance components in soaps, detergents, cosmetics and perfumes ' - an excerpt from Complete Essential Oils - by Julia Lawless. This book is now discontinued.