GRAPEFRUIT ESSENTIAL OIL – PINK
Grapefruit essential oil is spiritually uplifting, eases muscle fatigue and stiffness, relieves nervous exhaustion and alleviates depression. It helps to purify congested, oily and acne prone skin. Grapefruit essential oil is sometimes added to creams and lotions as a natural toner and cellulite treatment. Grapefruit oil’s therapeutic properties are antiviral, astringent, antidepressant, antiseptic, decongestant, diuretic, and tonic. It can cause photosensitivity. Note: Top
BOTANICAL NAME: Citrus racemosa
Plant Part: Peel
Processing Method: Cold Pressed
Description / Color / Consistency: A thin, Pale yellow to reddish orange liquid.
Aromatic Summary / Note / Strength of Aroma: Grapefruit Essential Oil is a top note with a top aroma, Grapefruit Oil Pink has a fresh, sweet citrus smell that is very characteristic of the fruit.
Product Abstract: The grapefruit tree was originally from Asia but it is now grown and harvested in the United States, France, Brazil and Israel. The grapefruit tree itself is a large tree about 10 meters (30 feet) tall, with glossy leaves, white flowers and large, pale yellow fruits with pink flesh. The differences between the White and Pink Grapefruits are minor, but more Pink Grapefruit essential oil is produced because it is sweeter. The difference in cost is simply from supply and demand.
Cautions: Grapefruit Essential Oil has phototoxic properties and exposure to the sun must be avoided after application to the skin. Due to their presence, please consult a physician prior to using this oil. Dilute well before use; May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Contact with eyes should be avoided.
IMPORTANT: All products are for external use only unless otherwise indicated. This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease, and it should not be used by anyone who is pregnant or under the care of a medical practitioner.