Complete Guide to Essential Oils/A to Z of essential oils/Lime
- Lime (Citrus aurantifolia)
Lime oil comes from the rind of the fruits of Citrus aurantifolia or Citrus medica trees. It has a fruity citrus scent. It has an antiseptic effect.
Soothes anxiety and depression.
Relieves arthritis, rheumatism, muscle and joint pain.
Alleviates asthma, bronchitis, sinusitis and coughs.
Improves acne and herpes.
- Don't expose the skin to sunlight after using lime oil.
- Lime oil may irritate the skin.