Sailors and explorers never set sail without crates of lime on board, as its vitamin C- loaded juice served as one of the most potent remedies for scurvy and other skin problems. Using lime oil is an alternative way to reap its benefits.
Uses and Benefits
There are multiple ways to use lime oil depends on your need. Such as:
Aromatherapy – Lime oil is used to relieve stress, exhaustion, and anxiety, or calm your mind
Treatment for rheumatism and arthritis – Lime oil can be added into carrier oil and used as massage oil
Treat bleeding cuts and wounds – Lime oil helps to prevent infection and stop bleeding
Avoid dandruff and to treat dull, frizzy, or oily hair – Adding lime oil into shampoo can help remove oil quickly while moisturizing your scalp from within
Remove grease spots and sticker residue
Prevent fruits from turning brown
Repel insect, such as mosquitoes and ants
Cold pressed Lime Essential Oil is photo-toxic. Steam distilled Lime Oil is not photo-toxic.
Ayurvedic Oils August 6, 2013