Red Grapefruit essential oil is obtained by cold expression of the fresh fruit peel. It is one of the lesser known citrus oils but it shares many of the same therapeutic properties as the other citruses. Grapefruit essential oil is a refreshing, stimulating oil that helps to energize the mind and body. It is an ideal essential oil to use whilst studying or driving, to help stay alert and maintain concentration.
Safety Note: Non toxic
Skin: Grapefruit essential oil is one of the very best healing tonics for the face. It accelerates the rate of skin renewal, and combined with Myrrh, can actually produce visible reduction of fine lines and wrinkles. It may be used for general cleansing for the skin and has an astringent and toning effect that is particularly beneficial for oily and environmentally damaged skin.
Mind: Grapefruit essential oil is mentally rejuvenating and can help relieve stress, nervous exhaustion, head tension, negative feelings and black thoughts.
Body: Detoxification, relaxation, rejuvenation.
Blends well with: All citrus extractions, Lavender, Ylang Ylang, Rose, and all other floral essences, and Myrrh.