Thorned, evergreen tree that grows to around 3 meters high. It has glossy dark leaves, cream colored flowers and small green oval fruits, which are smaller than a lemon. The fruits are gathered when dark green rather than when ripe (yellow/green).
Perfume Key Qualities: Uplifting and cooling.
Therapeutic properties: Lime has anti-rheumatic, anticoagulant, anti-septic, anti-spasmodic and tonic properties.
Ayurveda Medicine: Balances the Pitta Dosha, decreases the Kapha Dosha and increases the Vata Dosha.
Lime can be a soothing salve to traumatic memories held in the etheric bodies. It can help to cleanse traumatic emotions held in the cellular memory of the physical body. It can be used to clear and cleanse a room. It helps to purify the mind and body and can provide psychic protection. Used in purification and protection blends.
Extraction Method: Cold Pressed.
Part Used: Peel of the fruit
Color: A colorless to green essential oil.
CAS Numbers: 8008-26-2
Aroma Description: Fresh, citrus and typical.
Odor Intensity: 4
Dilution of oil is always recommended. May cause skin irritation in some individuals and a skin test is recommended prior to use. Store into dark glass containers to maintain freshness and attain maximum shelf life. Do not use during pregnancy.
These statements have not been evaluated by Food and Drugs Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat or cure any disease(s).
The information has been extracted from books written by Beverely Hawkins, (West Coast Institute of Aromatherapy) Vancouver, Canada. Hawkins, B. (1999). West Coast Institute of Aromatherapy.
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