Grapefruit Essential Oil (Citrus x paradisi)
Grapefruit is an uplifting, calming, euphoric essential oil, an excellent air antiseptic and said to ‘take one to paradise’, hence the latin name. It has a lovely fresh sharp citrus aroma.
Kathryn Anne Grapefruit Essential Oil comes in a 10ml glass amber bottle with a black screw top lid that includes a dropper.
Nervous: headaches, stress, exhaustion, depression, migraine, sadness, dejection.
Skin: acne, excess oil, congestion.
Digestive: weak digestion, poor appetite, gall stones, liver problems.
Immune: colds and flu.
Muscular-skeletal: fatigue, use before exercise to prepare muscles.
Circulatory: fluid retention, cellulite.
Grapefruit is a top note essential oil and blends well with citrus oils, geranium, lavender, marjoram, palmarosa, rosemary, ylang ylang. It is made through expression of the fruit peel.
Did you know?
Originally called the Shaddock fruit after Captain Shaddock who discovered it in the 18th century, the name evolved to Grapefruit due to the fact that the fruit grows in small clusters on the trees.