Lime Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Citrus Aurantifolia
Extraction Method: Steam Distillation
Type of Oil: Essential Oil
Plant part used: Peels or Rinds of the Fruit
Product Colour: Yellow to Green Yellow
Product Odour: Sweet, Citrusy, Fruity and Fresh
Country of origin: India
Blends well with: Bergamot, Cedarwood, Geranium, Grapefruit, Lavender Bulgarian, Lemon, Mandarin, Neroli, Nutmeg, Orange Sweet, Palmarosa, Petitgrain, Rose Absolute, Rosemary, Rosewood, Tangerine, Vetiver, Ylang-Ylang
Shelf life: 2 years
Description of Lime Essential Oil
Lime Essential Oil is extracted from the Peels of Citrus Aurantifolia or Lime through the method of Steam Distillation. Lime is a world known fruit and is native to Southeast Asia and South Asia, it is now grown all around the world with slightly different variety. It belongs to the family of Rutaceae and it is an evergreen tree. Parts of Lime are used in many forms, from cooking to medicinal purposes. It is a great source of Vitamin C and can provide 60 to 80 percent of daily recommended amount of Vitamin C. Lime Leaves are used in making teas and home decorations, Lime juice is used in cooking and making drinks and its rinds are added to bakery products for a bitter sweet taste. It is very popularly used in Southeast India to make pickles and flavour drinks.
Lime Essential Oil has a sweet, fruity and citrusy scent, which creates fresh, energising feeling. That is why it is popular in Aromatherapy to treat Anxiety and Depression. It is also used in Diffusers to treat morning sickness and Nausea, it also boosts up confidence and promote the feeling of self-worth. Lime Essential oil has all the healing and Anti-microbial properties of lemon, which is why it is an excellent anti-acne and anti-ageing agent. It is very popular in skin care industry for treating acne breakouts and preventing blemishes. It is also used to treat dandruff and clean the scalp. It keeps hair shiny and thus is added to hair care products for such benefits. It is also added to steaming oils to improve breathing and bring relief to sore threat. Lime Essential Oil’s anti-bacterial and anti-fungal properties are used in making ani infection creams and treatment.
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Buy Lime Oil online in India and worldwide at best prices on Mokshalifestyle. Lime Essential Oil can be used for treating skin infections like Athlete’s foot, Ringworm and acne. It is an excellent anti-Acne and Anti-Ageing agent and used in making skin creams and cosmetics. It is also added in scented candles to create a unique and calming aroma. It releases stress and relaxes mind, it reduces effects of Depression, Anxiety and Stress and that’s why it is used in Aromatherapy. Lime Essential Oil is used in making soaps, handwashes, body and bathing products. It is an active ingredient in pain relief ointments and balms. It is also used in making room fresheners and floor cleaners due to its refreshing aroma. It is added to diffusers and steaming oils to clear congestion, cough and provide relief to inflamed air passage. It is used in making hair oils and treatment for itchy scalp and dandruff. It is used in massage therapy to relieve pain, gastrointestinal issues and improve blood circulation.
Lime Essential Oil is highly concentrated and should always be used externally. Lime Essential Oil is used both aromatically as well as topically. Essential oils even though are 100% natural, they should always be diluted in pure carrier oils before using for topical application.
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BENEFITS & USES
Benefits of Lime Essential Oil
Anti-acne: Lime essential oil is a natural solution for painful acne and pimples. It fights off the bacteria trapped in the acne puss and clear the area. It also gently exfoliates skin and removes dead skin without being too harsh. It clears acne and prevents reoccurrence.
Anti-Ageing: It is filled with anti-oxidants which binds with free radicals that cause premature ageing of skin and body. It also prevents oxidation, that reduces fine lines, wrinkles and darkness around the mouth. It also promotes faster healing of cuts and bruises on the face and reduce scars and marks.
Glowing look: Lime essential oil is rich in anti-oxidants and a great source of Vitamin C, that remove blemishes, marks, dark spots and hyper pigmentation caused by oxidation. Its Vitamin C content helps in achieving an even skin tone and improve skin health as well. It promotes blood circulation, which makes skin plump red and glowing.
Oil balance: Citric acid present in Lime essential oil reduces excess oil and open clogged pores, it removes dead cells that restrict skin from breathing and cause dirt to accumulate in the skin. This gives skin a chance to rejuvenate and breathe, which makes it more glowing and healthier.
Reduced dandruff and Clean Scalp: Its anti-bacterial and anti-microbial properties clear scalp and reduces dandruff. It also controls sebum production and excess oil in the scalp, this makes scalp cleaner and healthier. When used regularly, it prevents reoccurrence of dandruff.
Prevents Infections: It is anti-bacterial and microbial in nature, that forms a protective layer against infection causing microorganisms. It prevents body from infections, rashes, boils and allergies and sooths irritated skin. It is best suited to treat infections like Eczema, Psoriasis and dry skin conditions. It has been used to treat skin infection, since a very long time.
Faster Healing: It contracts skin and removes scars, marks and spots caused by various skin conditions. It can be mixed into daily moisturizer and used for faster and better healing of open wounds and cuts. Its antiseptic nature prevents any infection from happening in an open wound or cut. It has been used to as a first aid and wound treatment in many cultures.
Reduce Stress, Anxiety and Depression: This is the most famous benefit of Lime essential oil, its Citrusy, fruity and calming aroma reduces symptoms of Stress, Anxiety and Depression. It has a refreshing and sedative effect on nervous system, and thus help the mind in relaxing. It provides comfort and promote relaxation throughout the body.
Treats Nausea and Morning Sickness: It’s refreshing aroma calms mind and takes it to a different place, from the constant feeling of Nausea.
Digestion Aid: It is a natural digestive aid and it relieves painful gas, indigestion, bloating and constipation. It can be diffused or massaged on to abdomen to reduce stomach ache as well.
Reduces Cough and Flu: It has been used to treat cough and cold since a very long time and can be diffused to relieve inflammation inside air passage and treat sore throat. It is also anti-septic and prevents any infection in the respiratory system. Its citrusy aroma clears mucus and blockage inside the air passage and improve breathing.
Pain Relief: It has been used to treat body pain and muscle aches for its anti-inflammatory properties. It is applied on open wounds and painful area, for its anti-inflammation and anti-septic properties. It is known to bring relief to pain and symptoms of Rheumatism, Back pain, and Arthritis. It improves blood circulation and provides a cooling effect to affected area.
Pleasant Fragrance: It has a very strong fruity and refreshing fragrance which is known to lighten the environment and bring peace to tensive surrounding. Its pleasant smell is used in Aromatherapy to relax body and mind. It is also used to improve Alertness and Concentration. It promotes feeling of self-worth and improve conscious thinking.
Uses of Lime Essential Oil
Skin Care Products: It is used in making skin care products especially anti-acne treatment. It removes acne causing bacteria from the skin and also removes pimples, blackheads and blemishes, and gives skin a clear and glowing appearance. It is also used in making anti-scar creams and marks lightening gels. Its astringent properties and richness of anti-oxidants are used in making anti-ageing creams and treatments.
Hair care products: It has been used for hair care in India, since a very long time. Lime Essential oil is added to hair oils and shampoos for dandruff care and prevent itchy scalp. It is very famous in the cosmetic industry, and it also makes hair stronger and shinier.
Infection Treatment: It is used in making antiseptic creams and gels to treat infections and allergies, especially those targeted to fungal infections. It is also used in making wound healing creams, scar removing creams and first aid ointments. It can also clear up insect bites and restrict itching.
Scented Candles: Its strong, fresh and citrusy aroma gives candles a unique and calming scent, which is useful during stressful times. It deodorizes the air and creates a peaceful environment. It can be used to relieve stress, tension and improve sleep quality.
Aromatherapy: Lime Essential Oil has a calming effect on mind and body. It is therefore, used in aroma diffusers to treat Stress, Anxiety and Depression. It’s refreshing aroma calms the mind and promote relaxation. It provides freshness and a new perspective to the mind, which helps in staying alert and improve concentration.
Soap Making: It has anti-bacterial and antiseptic qualities, and a pleasant aroma which is why it’s used in making soaps and handwashes since a very long time. Lime Essential Oil has a very refreshing smell and it also helps in treating skin infection and allergies, and can also be added to special sensitive skin soaps and gels. It can also be added to bathing products like shower gels, body washes, and body scrubs that focus on Anti-ageing.
Steaming Oil: When inhaled, it can remove infection and inflammation from inside the body and provide relief to inflamed internals. It will sooth the air passage, sore throat and promote better breathing. It also improves sleep quality and promote relaxation.
Massage therapy: It is used in massage therapy for its antispasmodic nature and benefits to uplift mood. It can be massaged for pain relief and improving blood circulation. It can be massaged on to abdomen to relieve painful gas and constipation.
Pain relief ointments and balms: It can be added to pain relief ointments, balms and gels, it will even bring relief to Rheumatism, Back pain and Arthritis.
Fresheners: It is also used to make room fresheners and house cleaners. It has a very unique And grassy aroma that is used in making room and car fresheners.
Lime Essential Oil is available in different pack sizes starting from 30ml, 120ml, 250ml and 1 litre.
Bulk pack sizes are available in 5kg, 25kg and 180kg pack sizes.
Note: Actual Packaging may vary. For Indian orders, 250ml and 1L pack may be in 100% recyclable HDPE bottles for safety if deemed necessary.
Avoid during pregnancy and with sensitive skin. It can cause possible sensitization in some individuals, so use in very low concentration only. It is important to note that all Essential Oils are extremely concentrated in nature and if to be applied on the skin or body, should always be diluted up to a maximum dosage of 4% in a suitable carrier oil.