Bright and tangy, lime stimulates, purifies and fights infections with its bacteria-killing properties.
Lime essential oil is refreshing scent lifts the spirits and works as a tonic for those feeling sad or run down.
Limes are plucked from the evergreen tree, cultivated in Australia, and cold-pressed to offer an intense, tart citrus scent. It has been used for centuries in flavouring food and drinks, and cold-pressed lime is often also incorporated in high-end men’s grooming products and perfumery.
BENEFITS Lime essential oil is antiseptic, antiviral, bacteria-busting, and a great insecticide.
Its antimicrobial properties complement medications in times of influenza.
Lime oil stimulates the lymphatic system, and may be useful in the treatment of water retention and the appearance of cellulite when mixed in a blend and massaged into the body. Its cheery, sharp nature makes it great for fighting fatigue, apathy, and depression.