of course they look great hanging on the rim of your favourite drink, the uses for limes go much further. whether using them in the kitchen in baking recipes or squeezed over your ceviche people who know, know! Packed with Vitamin C they are also widely used in cosmetics and to aid skin issues.
Like all citrus fruit, limes are a very good source of Vitamin C. One half-cup serving provides almost half a day’s worth of Vitamin C and about 3 grams of fiber. Limes are also a good source of folic acid and beta carotene.
Medicinal uses for limes vary around the world and include use as a stomach tonic, cure for indigestion, an antiseptic, and helps inhibit inflammation when used in a topical cream or ointment.