Grapefruit Essential Oil
BENEFITS AND USES OF PACHOULI ESSENTIAL OIL
THERAPEUTIC PROPERTIES: Anti-infectious, antiseptic, cholagogue, depurative, digestive, diuretic, hepatic, immuno-stimulant, tonic
THERAPEUTIC USES: Muscle fatigue, muscular weakness, cellulite, migrane, headache, fluid retention, IBS, detoxifying, physical exhaustion, mental exhaustion, depression, stress
PRECAUTIONARY ADVICE: Avoid if using multiple medication. Is a low-risk photosensitiser, do not apply to the skin prior sun exposure
BOTANICAL NAME: Citrus paradisi
ORIGIN: USA PART USED: Fruit Peel
EXTRACTION METHOD: Cold pressed
NOTE CLASSIFICATION: Top note
BLENDS WELL WITH: Angelica root, basil linalol, bergamot, black pepper, cananga, caraway seed, cardamon, clary sage, clove bud, cypress, fennel sweet, Frankincense, geranium, ginger, jasmine, juniper berry, lavandin, lavender, mandarin, myrtle, neroli, orange, patchouli, peppermint, pimento berry, rosemary, spearmint, thyme linalol, ylang ylang
CAS Number: 8016-20-4 ; 90045-43-5
Grapefruit Oil is super refreshing and purifying. It contains high level of Vitamin C which plays a crucial role in collagen production; like other astringent citrus oils, Grapefruit Oil can be used as a tonic to tighten and energise skin. Grapefruit has been found to be an excellent antibacterial.
Grapefruit Oil is valued for its uplifting, antidepressant, and stress-reducing effect, and research shows that inhalation of d-limonene, one of the key components in grapefruit essential oil, has anxiety reducing actions. Its bright, lush, and revitalising qualities have been known to improve mood swings and even decrease depression.
Grapefruit Essential Oil can be used to support minor pain and inflammation relief. It has a functional use in massage as a lymphatic stimulant and fluid retention.
The oil contains high level of Vitamin C which plays a crucial role in collagen production; like other astringent citrus oils, Grapefruit Oil can be used as a tonic to tighten and energise skin. It alleviates inflammation to heal skin ailments such as acne, psoriasis, rashes, and dandruff.
A few drops of Citrus paradisi in a bath before sleep, is very beneficial to help with physical and mental exhaustion.
Grapefruit Oil, like all citrus peel oils, have a high level of Limonene, the bright, lemony monoterpene that provides an absolute delightful aroma when diffused to refresh and disinfect room environments.