Zesty lime: the scent of summer
When it comes to fruity citrus scents, Miss Lemon and Mrs Orange often steal the limelight – not their green buddy Mr Lime. Which is rather ironic, right? All silliness aside, lime is a delightful fruit; one that is refreshing and zesty and deservers a little love, especially in the fragrance world. I’m sure many of you already know limes are a wonder skin care ingredient when it comes to exfoliating and cleansing and attacking fine lines because of their AHAs and high vitamin C content; now it’s time to discover why we should be looking to lime-scented products and perfumes this summer as well. Here are a handful of reasons… LIME AS A FRAGRANCE NOTE With a scent that is dryer, lighter and sweeter than a lemon, limes are outrageously refreshing, making them the perfect partner to hot days and balmy nights. They’re sharp and zesty, and light enough take centre-stage as the top note in a summer scent. Limes also have revitalising qualities, making them an uplifting addition to your home fragrance wardrobe. Want to add a little zesty lime scent to your summer? We don’t blame you. That’s why we’ve selected a handful of lime-infused beauty products that’ll have your senses feeling fresh and lively in no time at all… Are you a fan of lime as a fragrance note? Or are you yet to discover its wonderful uplifting and refreshing qualities? Which products do you want to try most?