Essential oil Grapefruit - EO011
Botanic INCI: Citrus Paradisi Peel Oil
Synonym: C. Racemosa, C. Maxima var. Racemose, shaddock (oil).
Description: Grapefruit is a tree belonging to the Rutaceae family. Growing up to 10 metres high, it has large yellow fruits and glossy leaves.
Extraction: Grapefruit oil is the volatile oil obtained by expression from the peel of Citrus paradisi.
- Aromatherapy applications
- Fragrance component in soaps, perfumes and cosmetic products
Properties: Antiseptic, antitoxic, astringent, bactericidal, diuretic, depurative, stimulant (lymphatic, digestive) and tonic.
Helps with: Acne, cellulitis, exercise preparation, muscle fatigue, obesity, stiffness, water retention, colds, depression, headaches, nervous exhaustion and performance stress.
Origin: South Africa