Kaffir Lime Peel Essential Oil, Thailand
10 ml 189 Thai Baht
30 ml 389 Thai Baht
100 ml 899 Thai Baht
Kaffir Lime Peel essential oil has a low limonene content compared to other citrus oils but maintains its citrus scent with hints of other scents such as pine, wood, spice and citronella. Kaffir Peel has one of the most complex scents of all the citrus oils.
The fruit is a bumpy green thick skinned citrus fruit called Kaffir Lime in Thailand or Ma-Kruat in Thai language but has many names such as Combava, Swangi, Leech Lime, Colobot or Mauritius papeda. It grows on a thorny bush native to Indonesia and SE Asia.
Kaffir Lime Peel (Combava) (Swangi) 100% Pure Essential Oil, Thailand
Botanical Name: Citrus hystrix D.C.
Method of Extraction: Steam Distilled
Parts used: Peel
Color: Clear Nearly Colorless with possible Pale Yellow tint
Perfumery Note: Top
Aromatic Description: Fresh Clean Citrusy Aroma
Blends well with: Bergamot, Black Pepper, Cardamom, Cassia, Cedarwood, Chamomile, Cinnamon Bark, Cistus, Clary Sage, Eucalyptus, Eucalyptus Lemon, Fir, Frankincense, Geranium, Ginger, Grapefruit, Hyssop, Juniper Berry, Lavender, Lemongrass, Lime, Mandarin, Manuka, Marjoram, Myrrh, Neroli, Orange, Palmarosa, Petitgrain, Rose Geranium, Rosemary, Rosewood, Sage, Sandalwood, Tangerine, Vetiver, Ylang Ylang
Initial Strength: Medium/Strong
Kaffir Lime Peel is often used hair tonics to revitalize and strengthen hair. It has strong anti-infective, antifungal and insect repellent properties to protect the hair and scalp while restoring the hairs' shine.
It is detoxifying and assists in breaking down fatty deposits. It is mildly sedative yet uplifting and contributes a feeling of well-being so it is a valuable ingredient in stress formula essential oil blends.
Little study of this essential oil can be found however a breakdown of its main components beta-pinene, sabinene, citronellal and limonene suggest good antidepressant, anti-inflammatory, antifungal, insecticidal, mosquito repellent, antimicrobial and antioxidant qualities.
Note: Most essential oils cannot be taken internally, but even when they can, essential oils are highly concentrated and require dilution, special training and caution that Aroma & More does not yet provide. You can never drink any essential oils at 100% strength or diluted in water-based liquids. No Research can be found on taking Kaffir Peel internally.
Caution: Steam distilled Kaffir Lime Peel is Not Phototoxic. Essential oils can be harmful if used improperly. Information is provided for educational purposes only. It is up to the customer to determine if the product is right for their intended purpose. Special consideration should be made before applying essential oils to pregnant women, children or the elderly. If under a doctor's care, please consult the physician before using essential oils. If applying to skin essential oils must be diluted correctly and Aroma & More recommends testing on a small area of skin to check for reaction before attempting a full body massage. Claims have not been evaluated by the FDA.