Grapefruit essential oil – Citrus Paridisi
Grapefruit essential oil is used to help beat inflammation, weight gain, sugar cravings and even hangover symptoms. Its main properties are:
It is used in skincare to cleanse and tone the skin, especially the congested and clogged oily type; very beneficial in the treatment of cellulite.
Method of use: Massage, baths, vaporization and may be added to base oils.
Caution: Grapefruit Essential Oil is slightly phototoxic and must be used cautiously. Ensure proper dilution.
Essential oils are extracts from plants. These plants may be affected by different climatic conditions, nutrient content of the soil, and water availability. As a result, every batch of authentic essential oil – the true 'essence of the plant' — will have a slightly different chemical profile and, therefore, a slightly different aroma. The properties are the same.