Grapefruit - 100% PURE Essential Oil
The deliciously sweet essence of grapefruit, with its joyous and uplifting feeling, has multi uses from cleansing the skin to use as a replacement for synthetic household cleaners.
For a complete guide as to the uses of essential oils in aromatherapy, we suggest: [Julia Lawless, The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Essential Oils (Rockport, MA: Element Books, 1995), 60-66.]
Botanical Name: Citrus paradisi
Plant Part: Peel
Processing Method: Cold Pressed
Blends With: other members of the citrus family, Rosemary, Cypress, Lavender, Geranium, Cardamom, and generally most spice oils.
Product Abstract: The grapefruit tree was originally from Asia but it is now grown and harvested in the United States, France, Brazil, and Israel. The grapefruit tree itself is a large tree about 10 meters (30 feet) tall, with glossy leaves, white flowers, and large, pale yellow fruits with pink flesh. The differences between the White and Pink Grapefruits are minor, but more Pink Grapefruit is produced because it is sweeter.
Cautions: This Essential Oil has photo-toxic properties and exposure to the sun must be avoided after application to the skin.