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Lime Essential Oil
Have you ever held a lime and just smellllllllllled? LOL! I absolutely love it! So fresh and crisp and uplifting! You know how your hands smell like limes after you’ve held a really good one? That’s the essential oil.
Pure lime essential oil, cold-expressed from the peel of the lime, is no different. In fact, it’s even better. It’s so concentrated and powerful that one or two drops are more than enough to make your homemade guacamole ah-mazing. Or your bathroom smell fresh and clean.
So Many Uses!
Flavoring food and beverages. Cleaning and disinfecting. Purifying the air. Uplifting the mood. Removing grease and sticky residue. Killing bacteria. Reducing fevers.
How will you use yours?
Grilled Lime Chicken
Place chicken in gallon-size plastic bag. For each pound of chicken, add 1 tsp salt and 4 drops Lime essential oil. Add enough water to make a liquid marinade. Marinate for 8 hours. Grill chicken.
Non-Alcoholic Cranberry Lime Spritzer
Fill glass with ice and pour sparkling water (or lemon-lime soda) half way. Fill glass with cranberry juice. Add 1 drop Lime essential oil and stir.
Fresh Citrus Room Spray
20 drops Lemon essential oil
20 drops Grapefruit essential oil
20 drop Lime essential oil
In a glass spray bottle, add essential oils and top with distilled water. Shake and spray. (You may want to add more essential oils for a large bottle.)
Ginger Lime Brown Sugar Scrub
Combine ¼ cup brown sugar, ¼ cup turbinado sugar, ½ cup Fractionated Coconut Oil, and 10 drops Lime essential oil. Stir until well combined. Store in airtight container. To use, apply a small amount to hands and scrub for 30 seconds, or until sugar dissolves.
New Start Diffuser Blend
3 drops Grapefruit
2 drops Douglas Fir
1 drop Lime
DIY Natural Dish Soap
2 cups unscented castile soap (Dr. Bronners is a good choice)
20 drops Lime essential oil
8 drops Lemon essential oil
6 drops Invigorating Blend essential oil
Fill large, clean bottle with castile soap; dilute according to instructions. Add essential oils. Add 1-2 Tbsp to dish water (shake bottle before each use.)
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