Lime Essential Oil - 15mL

Lime Essential Oil - 15mL

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Cold-pressed from the peel of fresh limes, doTERRA Lime essential oil is refreshing and energising in both aroma and taste. Limes are used in a variety of dishes and beverages for their fresh, citrus flavour. Due to its high limonene content, Lime provides a refreshing flavour and can be diffused to add a refreshing aroma inside the home.

HOW TO USE:

Diffusion: Use three to four drops in the diffuser of choice.
Food flavour use: Add 1 or 2 drops to food.

Lime Use


Refreshing and energizing, Lime essential oil has a host of health benefits including, immune, cleansing, and respiratory.* Its aroma is emotionally uplifting, and its flavor makes it a favorite for cooking.

Particulars


AROMA:Citrus, tart, sweet

COLLECTION: Cold Pressed/Expressed peel

MAIN CONSTITUENTS: Limonene, β-pinene, γ-terpinene

Cautions


Keep out of reach of children. Possible skin sensitivity. Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, and sensitive areas. If you are pregnant, nursing, or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician. Application to skin may increase sensitivity to sunlight.

Fun Facts

To prevent scurvy during the 19th century, British sailors were issued a daily allowance of lime. The use of citrus was initially a closely guarded military secret, as scurvy was a common scourge of various national navies, and the ability to remain at sea for lengthy periods without contracting the disorder was a huge benefit for the military. The British sailor thus acquired the nickname, “Limey” because of their usage of limes.