Grapefruit or Citrus paradisi Essential Oil is made by cold-pressing the peel to extract the delicate oil which has a fresh, tangy, refreshing smell. Fruit experts believe that the grapefruit could be a hybrid of the sweet orange fruit and the pomelo.
Common uses of Grapefruit Essential Oil:
- Diffuse while dieting or trying to lose weight to increase motivation.
- Add one to two drops to your water to support a healthy metabolism.*
- For a soothing massage that leaves behind a light, uplifting fragrance, use Grapefruit
**Also check out this recipe for Grapefruit Body Spray
Common Applications include: Aromatically and Topically. Dilute heavily with a carrier oil for possible skin sensitivity. Can also be taken internally. Avoid direct sun or UV exposure for 12 hours after topical application.
Grapefruit blends well with Basil, Peppermint and Rosemary
Quick Tip: Add to your teenager’s nightly facial routine to improve the appearance of blemishes (avoid sun exposure).