Lime Essential Oil
Lime essential oil is another zesty member of the citrus family of oils that can be used to treat a variety of issues and symptoms. When blended in Aromatherapy, Lime oil can help alleviate the symptoms of Arthritis, Rheumatism and poor circulation. It is considered to be a stimulating and uplifting oil so can also be useful in times of stress, tension and low moods.
If you have a cold, flu or other respiratory issues then burning Lime essential oil or putting a few drops in an oil vaporizer can help ease the symptoms. It's a great choice of oil for imparting a fresh and zingy fragrance to any room and combines well with the other citrus oils such as Lemon and Grapefruit. Around the house you can use Lime oil as an addition to your regular cleaning products or you can make up your own. A simple spray made up of water and a few drops of Lime essential oil makes an organic and natural sanitizer. You can even spray it into the air as an instant air freshener!
Part of the Plant Used
Description of Aroma
Citrusy, fresh, tart
Pale green with hints of yellow
Properties and Uses
- Aids respiratory problems
- Helps with stress, anxiety and tension
Blends Well With
- Ylang Ylang