Kaffir lime is a tropical fruit native to the Southeast Asian countries of Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia, and the Philippines.
With it's clean, citrus scent, Kaffir Lime essential oil is excellent for use in aromatherapy, as an insect repellent, and has a host of other naturopathic benefits including antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, antioxidation and respiratory decongestant actions.
Its acidic quality and fresh scent also makes it useful in natural, non-toxic household cleaning.
How to Use
Suitable for using with a diffuser or for topical application in small doses (no more than a few drops). Test for skin sensitivity before using topically. Dilution with a carrier oil such as Virgin Coconut Oil is recommended, particularly if used on sensitive areas such as the face or neck. Dilute a few drops into water or household cleaner for added synergistic cleaning effect.
Avoid contact with eyes and mucous membrane. Not recommended for use on infants and very small children.
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