Lime (Citrus aurantifolia)
This essential oil totally reminds me of vacation! Lime essential oil has such a texture to the aroma you can almost FEEL that it is cold-pressed from the rind of the fruit. So fresh and clean! It has properties similar to the other oils in the citrus family. It can help with focus and mental clarity. For emotional support, it can reduce stress and anxiety. The aroma can uplift the mind and spirit when you’re feeling down.
Its antibacterial properties make it the perfect weapon to fight germs! This essential oil is great for immune support. It is effective when diffused in the air, or when used to wipe down kitchen and bathroom surfaces. Have you ever made your own hand sanitizer? Check out my blog recipe here: . Lime would be an awesome choice to use in it! It is an excellent oil for diffusing in any space. Let it flood your home with those tropical vibes or make it feel like summertime year round!
Safety: Lime essential oil is considered to be non-toxic and non-irritating when applied topically. It does NOT have the potential for phototoxicity but may still require a carrier oil. Dilute as necessary. Keep out of reach of children. If you are pregnant, nursing, taking medication or have a medical condition, consult a health professional prior to use.