Latin Name: Citrus aurantifolia
My Aroma Description (Perfumer’s Notes): sparkling, vivacious, very refreshing, sharp lemon, highly sour, a zesty top note. Writing in Fragrantica Marina Milojević describes Lime as “...its aroma is dryer, lighter and sweeter than of the lemon and at same time more intensive*”
Archetypal Fragrances: Extract of West Indian Limes by Geo F Trumper
Raw Material Family: Citrus
Type: Essential Oil
Where From: West Indies, Mexico
Emotional Rewards Prioritised: The aroma of Lime commonly creates the following emotions: [visualizer id=”474″]The graph above shows what emotions Lime often creates and the relative level of importance.
It provides a re-vitalising, rejuvenating, refined and refreshing lift to the spirits. Lime awakens the mind in a safe stimulating manner.
I remember how a friend was desperately trying to source Limes for an imminently arriving house guest. With it’s powerful and persuasive emotional reward it’s no wonder it is must have ingredient.