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Lime, Distilled

$8.00
Lime, steam distilled (Citrus aurantifolium)/Sri Lanka, organic is a colorless to light green to light colored liquid displaying a sweet, juicy, citrus bouquet and a delicate floral undertone.

Lime oil is full of antioxidants. Lime oil is loaded with terpene hydrocarbons, such as a-pinene, b-pinene, d-pinene, camphene, sabinene, and terponolene. It also contains oxygenated compounds like a-terpineol, 1,8-cineole, 1,4-cineole, linalool, and fenchol, as well as sesquiterpenes.

Lime oil has been used in making fragrances as well as the food and beverage industry. It is a versatile oil that can be used in making household cleansers, soaps, and is especially useful in grease removal. Put a few drops on a cotton cloth and use to remove stubborn grease. It is also great in removing the sticky residue from stickers.

Lime oil can be used as a hair conditioner. Just add a few drops to your shampoo or conditioner.

By simply diffusing the lime oil, the air has a clean fragrance that also boosts your immune system. For a more intense experience add a few drops to boiling water and inhale the fumes. It helps clear your throat and sinuses. It can be a part of your detox regimen to cleanse your liver. To improve the digestive process add 2 drops of lime oil to 20 drops of sesame oil and gently massage into the abdomen.

To help relieve aches and pains, add a few drops of lime oil to a carrier oil and rub on the area. The fresh scent is also uplifting to the spirit.
To keep your fruits from turning brown rub a few drops on the fruit or avocado. It is also used as a disinfectant.

Benefits: anti-spasmodic, bronchitis, deodorant, liver pain, stomach cramps, similar benefits as lemon.


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