Botanical Name: Citrus paradisi
Extraction Method: Cold Pressed
Plant Part: Fruit Peel
Aroma: Fresh, sweet citrus smell that is very characteristic of the fruit.
Note: Base to Middle
Color: Pale Orange
Description: Citrus Recemosa and Citrus Maxima are the scientific names for Grapefruit. It looks like a group of grapes hanging on trees; the oil is extracted from its peel.
Blends Well With: Citrus oils, particularly bergamot and yuzu
History: The grapefruit was also called the ‘forbidden fruit’ of Barbados by Griffith Hughes. In year 1789, it was revealed by Patrick Browne that it was growing in Jamaica. In the 1800’s it was introduced to the USA and first grown in Florida.
Use Safely: Generally safe to use. Simply follow instructions to dilute. The International Federation of Aromatherapists does not recommend that Essential Oils be taken internally unless under the supervision of a Medical Doctor who is also qualified in clinical Aromatherapy.
STORAGE LIFE: Up to seven (7) years
Euro Dropper Cap: included for your convenience
Grapefruit oil is well known as aromatherapy oil, ingredient for skin and hair care, air deodorizer and many more.
Antiseptic, antitoxic, astringent, diuretic, depurative, & tonic
Cold and Flu Mist
Great to keep in your purse or at the office for cold and flu season. Both Grapefruit and Lemon contain high amounts of Vitamin C and are bactericidal.
25 drops Grapefruit essential oil
15 drops Lemon essential oil
4 ounces water
In a 4 ounce spray bottle, combine essential oils and water. Cap and shake well. Spray on surfaces in the home, in the air as a mist, or keep a bottle handy for quick office use.
These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.