top of page

GRAPEFRUIT, Citrus paradisi (Plant Family: Rutaceae)

Type of plant: Subtropical evergreen tree with fragrant white flowers and large yellow fruit

Part used: Fruit rind

Method of extraction: Cold expression

Therapeutic properties: Anti-infectious, antiseptic, cholagogue, depurative, digestive, diuretic, hepatic, immunostimulant, tonic

Therapeutic uses: Muscle fatigue, muscular weakness, cellulite, obesity, migraine, headaches, fluid retention, irritable bowel syndrome, detoxifying, physical exhaustion, mental exhaustion, depression, stress

Blends well with: Angelica root, basil linalol, bergamot, black pepper, cananga, caraway seed, cardamom, clary sage, clove bud, cypress, fennel (sweet), frankincense, geranium, ginger, jasmine, juniper berry, lavandin, lavender, mandarin, myrtle, neroli, orange (sweet), patchouli, peppermint, pimento berry, rosemary, spearmint, thyme linalol, ylang ylang

Precautionary advice: Best avoided if using multiple medications. Is a low-risk photosensitizer; do not apply to the skin prior to sun exposure.

Grapefruit - Pure Essential Oil 10 ml