Grapefruit Essential Oil (Pink) – USDA Certified Essential Oils from Essante Organics
Organic Pink Grapefruit
Botanical Name: Citrus paradisi
Method of Extraction: cold pressed
Parts Used: peel
Country of Origin: USA
Cultivation Method: Certified Organic
THERAPEUTIC USES: Grapefruit oil has a high vitamin C content causing it to enhance the immune system and protect the body against colds, flu, muscle fatigue & stiffness. It helps with headaches, lymphatic detoxification and is used to promote hair growth. Grapefruit oil has a strong & positive effect on obesity, & its diuretic properties allow it to aid in removing excess water retention. It’s excellent for treating cellulite. It has an uplifting effect on the mood and helps alleviate stress & depression. Grapefruit oil also clears congested/oily skin, assists with acne & tones the epidermis (skin). Some of the therapeutic properties of grapefruit oil are antidepressant, antiseptic, aperitif, diuretic, disinfectant, lymphatic stimulant, tonic & anti-infectious.
ABOUT: The odd name for this un-grape-like fruit may have come to be, because this fruit grows in clusters, like grapes, usually 10-24 per cluster. Grapefruit oil has 100’s of uses yet one of the most interesting applications is to assist in drug withdrawal.
CAUTION: Grapefruit oil is non-toxic, non-irritant, non-sensitizing and although listed as non-phototoxic, it can irritate skin if exposed to strong sunlight.
The FDA has not evaluated this statement. Products do not diagnose, treat, cure or prevent disease.