Essential oils - Lime

Type - Energising, reviving and antibacterial

Note - Top

Blends well with - Citronella, clary sage, lavender, neroli, nutmeg, rosemary, vanilla, ylang ylang

Aroma - Tart, sweet citrus

Plant properties - centring and relaxing

Uses - may reduce stress and aid mental clarity, can aid weight loss when used in conjunction with an exercise and weight management programme.

Aromatic effect on the mind - very light, improving concentration, uplifting to the mind and body

Spiritual influence - Helps promote sureness of self by releasing negativity in the mind and cleansing the aura. It facilitates the opening of heart and solar plexus chakras, stores of much of our personal power.  It pulls energies inward, centring you and helping ground your body - useful for fear and stress and you cannot leave your body.

Chakra - heart and solar plexus

Chakra colours - green

Benefits - Positively affects mood with refreshing and stimulating properties.

Precautions

  • Oil specific - Phototoxic
  • General - As with all essential oils, never use them undiluted or in the eyes or mucus membranes. Keep away from children. Do not take internally. Always perform a patch test to an insensitive part of the body (of essential oil diluted in an appropriate carrier oil) if using an essential oil for the first time.       

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