Latin Name: Citrus aurantifolia
Country of Origin: Sri Lanka
Extraction Method: Cold pressed rinds
Top note with a strong, citrus aroma.
Lime’s astringent, disinfectant, and detoxifing qualities make it useful when is used to address sore throats,cold and flu. Can clear oily, congested skin. Lime’s bright, uplifting aroma can help with mental fatigue.
Cold pressed lime is considered phototoxic, so caution must be used while using lime topically while in the sun. Serious burns can occur.
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