Kaffir Lime Petitgrain (Combava) - Citrus hystrix

A powerful, pungent citrus aroma that is very effective as an antispasmodic and an antifungal. Uplifting and calming, Kaffir Lime Petitgrain can provide wonderful support when experiencing anxiety and depression. 

  • Batch: KAP-101
  • Distillation Date: Spring 2013
  • Suggested Shelf Life: 3 Years
Specifics
Country of Origin: Indonesia Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Chemical Families: Aldehydes Plant Parts: Leaves
Cultivations: Distiller is Certified Organic Botanical Families: Rutaceae
Aromas: Citrus, Fresh, Herbaceous, Lemony Notes: Middle

Personal Experience, Research, Possible Actions

Powerful pungent Lemon/Lime aroma with herbaceous hints. The aroma is fresh and lovely, tart and clean.  Useful when dealing with trauma and stressful conditions. 
 

Learn More

Therapeutic Properties

  • Antidepressant - can help to prevent and alleviate depression
  • Antiseptic - assists in fighting germs/infections
  • Antispasmodic - relieves spasms and cramps
  • Cooling
  • Anti-anxiety
  • Nervous system tonic and sedative
  • Antifungal - inhibits growth of fungus (Eucalyptus citriodora)
  • Antimicrobial - helps the body strengthen its resistance to infective organisms (effective with airborne)
  • Antiseptic - assists in fighting germs/infections (urinary, pulmonary)
  • Anti-inflammatory - alleviates inflammation, cooling
  • Bactericidal - destructive to bacteria
  • Analgesic

Emotional and Energetic Qualities

Calms and soothes the heart
Reduces negative emotions
Eases anxiety
Uplifting
 

Recipe

Anti-Anxiety Diffuser Blende
6 drops Kaffir Lime Petitgrain
3 drops Lemon
3 drops Lavender
1 drop Patchouli

Add 5-10 drops to your diffuser. 

Reference:

Picture from Wikipedia. 

Safety

If oxidized, it may cause irritation or sensitization. It is too strong to use with young children on their faces, skin or in a steam. Use with caution on the skin, best to blend it with skin nourishing oils.  

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Citrus hystrix

Kaffir Lime Petitgrain (Combava)

Country of Origin: Indonesia

Stock # KAP-101
Date: Spring 2013
GAS CHROMATOGRAPHY ANALYSIS ( % )

Monoterpenes

α-pinene0.35
α-terpinene0.19
β-myrcene0.56
β-pinene1.64
γ-terpinene0.37
d-limonene0.69
para-cymene0.13
sabinene3.52
terpinolene0.16
trans-β-ocimene0.75

Sesquiterpenes

α-humulene0.17

Sesquiterpenes (continued)

β-caryophyllene0.91
β-elemene0.16
bicyclogermacrene0.27

Monoterpenols

α-terpineol0.25
citronellol6.02
geraniol1.55
isopulegol1.54
linalol5.65
neoisopulegol0.91
terpinen-4-ol0.80

Sesquiterpenols

elemol0.23

Sesquiterpenols (continued)

α-cadinol0.71
nerolidol0.50

Aldehydes

citronellal63.46

Esters

citronellyl acetate1.97
geranyl acetate0.61
geranyl citronellyle0.21
other esters0.64

Oxides

rose oxide0.23

Phenols

eugenol0.29

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Kaffir Lime Petitgrain (Combava) - <em>Citrus hystrix</em>

Kaffir Lime Petitgrain (Combava) - Citrus hystrix

A powerful, pungent citrus aroma that is very effective as an antispasmodic and an antifungal. Uplifting and calming, Kaffir Lime Petitgrain can provide wonderful support when experiencing anxiety and depression. 

  • Batch: KAP-101
  • Distillation Date: Spring 2013
  • Suggested Shelf Life: 3 Years
Sizes / Prices
  • 1/2 oz. - $18.00
  • 1 oz. - $32.40
  • 2 oz. - $57.60
  • 4 oz. - $100.80
  • 8 oz. - $172.80
  • 16 oz. - $288.00
  • 32 oz. - $460.80

Specifics

Country of Orgin: Indonesia Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Chemical Families: Aldehydes Plant Parts: Leaves
Cultivations: Distiller is Certified Organic Botanical Families: Rutaceae
Aromas: Citrus, Fresh, Herbaceous, Lemony
Note: Middle

Personal Experience, Research, Possible Actions

Powerful pungent Lemon/Lime aroma with herbaceous hints. The aroma is fresh and lovely, tart and clean.  Useful when dealing with trauma and stressful conditions. 
 

Learn More

Therapeutic Properties

  • Antidepressant - can help to prevent and alleviate depression
  • Antiseptic - assists in fighting germs/infections
  • Antispasmodic - relieves spasms and cramps
  • Cooling
  • Anti-anxiety
  • Nervous system tonic and sedative
  • Antifungal - inhibits growth of fungus (Eucalyptus citriodora)
  • Antimicrobial - helps the body strengthen its resistance to infective organisms (effective with airborne)
  • Antiseptic - assists in fighting germs/infections (urinary, pulmonary)
  • Anti-inflammatory - alleviates inflammation, cooling
  • Bactericidal - destructive to bacteria
  • Analgesic

Emotional and Energetic Qualities

Calms and soothes the heart
Reduces negative emotions
Eases anxiety
Uplifting
 

Recipe

Anti-Anxiety Diffuser Blende
6 drops Kaffir Lime Petitgrain
3 drops Lemon
3 drops Lavender
1 drop Patchouli

Add 5-10 drops to your diffuser. 

Reference:

Picture from Wikipedia. 

Safety

If oxidized, it may cause irritation or sensitization. It is too strong to use with young children on their faces, skin or in a steam. Use with caution on the skin, best to blend it with skin nourishing oils.