Lime, Key lime cold-pressed essential oil
Lime, Key lime is the cold-pressed essential oil obtained from the fruit peel of the species Citrus aurantifolia.
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Botanical nameCitrus aurantifoliaExtract typeCold-pressed essential oilPlant partFruit peelPerfume note CitrusPerfume note typeTop
Related extract(s)This extract has not (yet) been linked to other extracts
Extracts from the genus Citrus
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Photosensitizing aromatic plant extracts
Some aromatic extracts are photosensitizing when applied to the skin, followed by exposure to the sun (Tisserand & Young, 2014, p. 20, 27). Photosensitization means that the skin overreacts to sunlight, which can cause redness (erythema).
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