Grapefruit - Essential Oil
Grapefruit 100% Pure essential oil has powerful stimulating effects on the mind and promotes feelings of happiness. It is often used as a diuretic; however, its usefulness extends to home care, skin, and hair care products.
Botanical Name: Citrus paradisi
Main Constituents: Limonene: 93.75%
Plant Part: Peel
Processing Method: Cold Pressed
Description / Color / Consistency: A thin, peach to deep orange liquid.
Aromatic Summary / Note / Strength of Aroma: A middle note with a medium aroma, Grapefruit Pink has a fresh, sweet citrus smell that is very characteristic of the fruit.
Blends With: Grapefruit Pink blends well 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. The difference in cost is simply from supply and demand.
Cautions: This Essential Oil has photo-toxic properties and exposure to the sun must be avoided after application to the skin.
DO NOT DRINK essential oils. Dilute before use; may cause skin irritation in some individuals, so a skin test is recommended prior to use. Avoid contact with eyes. Keep out of reach of children. For best results Diffuse or use topically with a carrier oil.