Botanical Name - Citrus hystrix
Also known as - Combava, Markut Lime, Leech Lime
Aroma - Tart, green citrus aroma
Extraction - Distilled
Part of Plant - Peel
Country of Origin - Madagascar
Chemical Constituents - Beta-Pinene, sabinene, citronellal
Caution - Avoid using topically before exposure to sunlight or sunbeds
Uses - Kaffir lime oil helps detoxify blood, promote good oral health, stimulates the digestive and immune system, reduces the appearance of scars and wrinkles and is a good insect repellent. Traditionally is it said to be a good for men's hair & scalp care as it may tone the scalp and prevent dandruff. Recommended for acne and other inflammatory skin conditions.
We also offer - Lime. Take a look at our useful guide 'What's The Difference?'
Organic Certificate - This essential oil is certified organic by the Soil Association which means you can be sure that it has been produced to the highest ethical and environmental standards. The Soil Association's standards exceed the UK government's minimum requirements for organic products in many areas, but particularly in animal welfare, GM and the use of pesticides. Standards are constantly reviewed to ensure they deal with current issues.