Natural Blends are blends of oils from various natural sources to achieve an economical product that resembles the aroma of the pure oil. Natural Blends are all natural, and do not contain any synthetics, artificial flavors, or aromatic compounds. They are not therapeutic grade but are suitable for all natural product preparations and can be used to fragrance various cosmetic products.
Plant Part: Fruit Peel
Processing Method: Cold Pressed
Description / Color / Consistency: A thin, clear, pale yellow to yellowish green liquid.
Aromatic Summary / Note / Strength of Aroma: A top note with a medium aroma, it has a tart, fresh scent characteristic of the fruit.
Blends With: Bergamot, Cedarwood, Geranium, Grapefruit, Lavender, Lemon, Mandarin, Neroli, Nutmeg, Orange, Palmarosa, Petitgrain, Rose, Rosemary, Rosewood, Vetiver and Ylang-ylang.
Product Abstract: Lime is a small evergreen tree that produces a small, sour fruit very similar to Lemon. The fruits themselves are green in color with a fleshy interior. Historically, limes were used to prevent sailors from developing scurvy.
Cautions: This oil has phototoxic properties and exposure to the sun must be avoided after application to the skin. Due to their presence, please consult a physician prior to using this oil. Dilute well before use; for external use only. May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Contact with eyes should be avoided.
Storage: It is recommended that oils packaged in metal containers (for safe shipping), be transferred into dark glass containers to maintain freshness and attain maximum shelf life.