Grapefruit (Citrus paradisi) has a fresh, citrus aroma that is energizing and uplifting. Rich in the powerful antioxidant d-limonene, it is nourishing to the skin and also works as a mild disinfectant. Diffuse for a refreshing, uplifting aroma! Like many cold-pressed citrus oils, it has unique fat-dissolving characteristics so it is a very popular oil to use in conjunction with weight management programs. Grapefruit may also be used to enhance the flavor of food and water. Grapefruit has an approximate ORAC of 226,234 (TE/L). TE/L is expressed as micromole Trolox equivalent per liter.
Grapefruit Essential Oil
Add Grapefruit Essential oil to a carrier oil or cream and massage into the skin to help relieve sore muscles. Massage into skin before exercise to help with cellulite. Grapefruit oil can be diluted in the bath to assist with: cellulite, colds and flu, lack of energy, jet lag, muscle fatigue, overweight, headaches, moodiness and mental and physical tiredness.
Grapefruit has a high vitamin C content and is therefore valuable to the immune system. It helps protect against colds and flu.
It has an effect on obesity; its diuretic properties help with water retention and cellulite.
Grapefruit oil is used in cases of muscle fatigue and stiffness. It has a helpful effect on congested oily skin and acne; it tones the skin and tissues, and promotes hair growth.
It is valuable in cases of stress, depression and nervous exhaustion, as well as headaches.
Blends well with:
Bergamot, Cypress, Geranium, Lavender, Lemon, and Rosemary
SAFETY: non-toxic, non-irritant, slightly phototoxic; may cause sensitization in some individuals.
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We also offer custom blends for special needs.
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