Lime Essential Oil
Lime is a citrus fruit and is an excellent source of vitamin C & it is used to increase the flavors of food & beverages. They are grown year round in tropical climates. Lime Pickles are integral part of Indian cuisine. In cooking it is valued both for its acidity & floral aroma. It is ingredient of many cuisines from India. Lime extract & oils are used in perfumery, cleaning products & Aromatherapy. Its scientific name is citrus Aurantifolia.
Fresh Lime Oil is obtained by cold compression of fresh lime peels or by steam distillation of dried peels.
It has sweet & tart citrus taste and is light green in color with hint of orange / yellow.
It s main components are alpha pinene, beta pinene, limonene, cineole, linalool, borneol & Geranyl acetate.
It blends well with essential oils like clary sage, Lavender, Neroli & ylang ylang oils.
18 Incredible Health and Pharma Benefits and Uses:
Ans. it is beneficial in anxiety and symptoms of PMS, boost immunity, naturally cleanses the body and Refreshes and purifies the air.
Ans. The main components of lime oil are alpha pinene, beta pinene, limonene, cineole, linalool, borneol & Geranyl acetate.
Ans. Its blends with essential oils like clary sage, Lavender, Neroli & ylang ylang oils.
Ans. It helps in keeping scalp clean & protects hair from lice.
Ans. It can reduce pain in muscle & joints.