Lime is a fruit which is distilled to extract the hydrosol from the plant. It finds wide applications in pharmaceutical and cosmetic industry.
Key lime, sour lime, Mexican lime, West Indian lime
Citronella, lavandin, rosemary, lavender, clary sage, lemon, neroli, ylang ylang
Limonene (40 to 60%), citral (4 to 8%), γ-terpinene, β-pinene
Lime oil finds application in aromatherapy and acts as a equalizing, refreshing and cheering vector for human sould.