Organic pink grapefruit essential oil is a very popular choice among people. The oil brings about a refreshing affect and brightens the mood of its users. It has been observed that organic pink grapefruit essential oil when diffused or added to a personal inhaler helps people to fight mental fatigue. It is also used in the mornings by some to provide a boost in order to kick start the day correctly. The fruit is the most valuable part of the grapefruit plant. The oil of pink grapefruit is derived from the fruits’ outer protective layer known popularly as peel.
The sweet, tangy, citrusy scent is an ideal mix. Organic pink grapefruit oil can cause photosensitivity. To avoid this, a dilution no higher than 4% or 36 drops of oil per ounce of carrier oil is recommended.
Pink Grapefruit can help with congested, oily skin that is prone to blemishes, relieve head or neck tension, and ease occasional digestive upset.
|Country of Origin:||United States of America, Israel, Argentina|
|Botanical Name:||Citrus paradisi|
|Extraction Method:||Cold pressed|
|Parts of Plant used:||Peel|
|Colour:||Light reddish to pink|
|Odour:||Characteristic of the zest|
|Main Components:||Components: Limonene, aldehyde C8 & myrcene|
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BENEFITS AND USES
Grapefruit oil can help in getting rid of chemicals that have layered on the hair follicles due to over usage of hair sprays, gels, creams and the like. Add a few drops of this oil to your shampoo or conditioner and cleanse your hair.
Some people have experienced that grapefruit oil promotes healthy hair, enables hair growth, fights dandruff and leaves the hair shinier. This essential oil has been observed to detangle hair too. Add a few drops of this oil to a bottle of water and spray it to your hair and the scalp. This will detangle your hair while leaving it with a fresh and sweet aroma.
Grapefruit essential oil can help oily, greasy skin. It is a natural astringent. The oil removes excess oils within the pores and on the surface of the skin. It is thought to have antiseptic properties. Thus, grapefruit for skin can kill acne-causing germs and contribute to a cleaner skin.
Grapefruit essential oil is filled with antioxidants and is also rich in vitamin C. It can boost the immune system. Research has shown that the oil has antiviral and antimicrobial properties. This makes grapefruit essential oil a good disinfectant. It can not only protect the body from new infections but is also thought to eliminate existing ones. Grapefruit essential oil can have an uplifting and relaxing effect on the mind and the body. Add a few drops of this oil to your bath water and it can help you relax.
When diffused, it may help you control your appetite and sugar cravings .
Grapefruit oil can help drive away foul odours from your house and fill it with a refreshing fragrance. Add a few drops into a spray bottle containing water and spray around. In the same way, it can be used as a floor cleaner. It can also be added to your soap or dish wash liquid.
Add 3 drops of organic pink grapefruit and sweet orange, with 1 drop of lime to your favourite aromatherapy diffuser or diffuser to create a wonderful citrus blend that is refreshing and helps brighten the mood.
Apply 1-2 drops topically over the stomach or back of the neck for its aromatic effects. A few drops of grapefruit essential oil can curb cravings and binge eating when used aromatically.
- For external use only.
- Dilute before use.
- Consulting a medical expert before the application is always advisable.
- Not suitable for pregnant women without medical consultation.
- Avoid eye contact.
Usage of this oil can cause photosensitivity. To avoid this, it is recommended to dilute it, although no higher than 4%.