Lime: “driver oil” (drives other oils that it is combined with deeper into the body and makes them more effective)
Properties: antibacterial, antimicrobial, antiviral, astringent
Good For: invigorating with a tangy, fruity scent, increases blood and lymph circulation, stimulates white blood cell production, good detoxifier, uplifts mood, fights acne, warts, and boils
- Citruses, cypress, juniper, lavender, myrtle, swiss pine, thyme
- Antibacterial Surface Spray - In a spray bottle, mix 10 drops Lime and 5 drops Lavender or Tea Tree in 1 cup water and 1 cup alcohol. Use as needed to kill germs.
- Fever and Chills Compress - Blend 5 drops Lime and 2 drops Chamomile in a small bowl of cold water. Dip a clean cloth in water mixture and apply to forehead as needed.
- Non-toxic, non-irritant
- Can be sensitizing for some