Botanical Name: Citrus Aurantifolia Swingle
Plant Part: Fruit
Extraction Method: Cold pressed
Plant Description: An evergreen, spiny shrub or small tree of 6 meters in height. The plant has single or multiple stems and irregular branches, covered with smooth brown or gray bark.
Color: Clear to pale yellow/greenish.
Aromatic Fragrance: Strong citrusy scent, sharp, slightly spicy, cleansing.
Aromatic Strength: Light and fresh
Common Applications: Toiletries, Perfumery, Manufacturing
Typically Used By:
Storage Directions: Essential Oils should be stored in a cool dry place out of direct sunlight. Essential Oils should be stored in colored glass, the most common storage method being used today are Boston Round Bottles in the amber tint.
Blends Well With: Lavender, Mandarin, Neroli, Other Essential Oils from the Citrus Family
Cautions: Key Lime Essential Oil can be photo-toxic to sensitive individuals. Use well diluted. Avoid use during pregnancy.