Lime (Citrus aurantifolia) oil enhances circulation to the muscles and joints, strengthens connective tissue, reduces high blood pressure, flabby skin, acne, scars, warts and herpes outbreaks. It reduces digestive complaints, colds, fevers and infections. Lime is a high note in aromatherapy and natural perfumery. The aroma is energizing, reducing apathy and the inability to get it together and get going ! Use it in blends with other essential oils to accent the blend. The essential oil is produced by cold pressing the skin, or steam distilling the whole fruit. Lime blends well vanilla,ylang ylang , and tonka bean, nutmeg, nutmeg and Angelica root.
Dilute 5 drops in 1 cup of water of 1 tablespoon of carrier oil. Refrigerate all citrus essential oils after opening to avoid rancidity.