ESS Aromatherapy Lime (Distilled) Essential Oil 0.33 Fl. Oz.
Uplift a tired mind with the sharp, citrus aroma of 100% pure ESS® Lime (Distilled) Essential Oil. This refreshing oil is ideal for mixture into shower gels and odorless massage oils. 10 ml. Blends Well With: Lavender, Clary Sage, Peppermint. Botanical Name: Citrus aurantifolia. Country of Origin: Mexico. Part of Plant Used: Peel. Method of Extraction: Steam distillation. Aroma and Appearance: A pale greenish-yellow liquid with a light, fresh, citrus scent. Safety Data: Distilled Lime oil is non-toxic and non-irritant. (Cold pressed lime is phototoxic).
Blends well with lavender, neroli, ylang ylang, rose, sandalwood, olibanum, chamomile, benzoin, fennel, geranium, eucalyptus, juniper, elemi, and other citrus oils.
The essential oil is steam distilled from the peel of the fruits citrus aurantifolia. The main constituents are terpenes and citral. Citral: a mobile pale-yellow liquid, c9h15coh, derived from lemon-grass oil and used in perfume and as a flavoring. Terpenes: any of various unsaturated hydrocarbons, c10h16, found in essential oils and oleoresins of plants such as conifers and used in organic syntheses. Oleaoresins: a naturally occurring mixture of an oil and a resin extracted from various plants, such as pine or fir. Conifers: any of various mostly needle-leaved or scale- leaved, chiefly evergreen, cone-bearing trees or shrubs such as pines, spruces, and firs.