The lime essential oil is extracted from the lime peels, by cold compression process. The oil is enriched with antioxidants, and vitamins. The lime belongs to a citrus family, and it has great use in fulfilling of vitamins into body as well disperse lime fragrance in the atmosphere. As per Ayurveda, lime natural essential oil, is counted as to be a source of vitamin content and antioxidants.
Lime, lemon oil
Neroli, lavender, clary sage, ylang-ylang
a-pinene, b-pinene, myrcene, limonene, terpinolene
Due to sour and citrus aroma, the lime natural essential oil is helpful in depression and stress. The oil is used for; curing fever, cold, cough, bronchitis, asthma, arthritis, controlling obesity.
|Botonical Name||Citrus latifolia Tanaka|
|Country of Origin||Brazil|
|Color & Odor||Pale yellow to yellowish green liquid & Sweet acidulous lemon peel odor|
|Solubility||Soluble in alcohol & insoluble in water|
|Flash Point||230 Â°F|
|Major Constituents||a-pinene, b-pinene, myrcene, limonene, terpinolene|
|Extraction Method||Steam Distillation|
|Name||Lime Essential Oil|