Lime (Citrus aurantifolia) oil has an immediate aromatic influence. It is relaxing and centering, supports the immune system and natural weight loss when used in conjunction with proper exercise and/or a weight management program.
It promotes mental clarity and reduces stress. Nobody can be in a bad mood when lime essential oil is diffused in the room! It has a very fresh, tart smell – it is invigorating and uplifting.
- Invigorates the mind and body
- Supports a healthy digestive system
- May aid in weight management
- Acts as an insect deterrent
Popular Uses of Lime Essential Oil
- Diffuse to cleanse the air and uplift your mood
- Put some Lime on a cotton pad to help remove grease spots and sticker residue
- Add 1 drop to your shampoo for added cleansing properties.
- Because of the uplifting quality of citrus oils, diffusing lime can be beneficial for high-stress situations at home or work
- Support the emotional and spiritual aspects of a person by diffusing lime, or using it topically on a daily basis
- Place a few drops of your favorite citrus essential oil on a cotton ball and put in the refrigerator to help eliminate odors
CAUTION!: Avoid exposing your skin to sunlight or ultraviolet radiation up to 48 hours after application of citric oils. (photosensitive effects) Exceptional case: Grapefruit oil