Grapefruit oil is a refreshing, uplifting oil that is well suited for oily and acne prone skin. No matter which skin type you have Grapefruit Essential Oil is a beneficial addition to any essential oil collection.
Grapefruit Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Citrus paradisi
Part of Plant Used: Oil is cold pressed from the peel of grapefruit.
Aroma: Sweet, citrusy scent. It's refreshing scent is good for depression so mixed with other oils in the tub, you can kill two birds with one stone. It's good for your skin and it elevates your mood!
Skin Care Uses and Benefits: This oil can be used in creams and lotions and as mentioned above, is good mixed in your bath oil. It has excellent cleansing, toning and detoxifying properties. Abundant in antioxidants grapefruit fights free radicals, promotes collagen production and can improve skin's elasticity. It tightens and tones, improving a dull complexion and reducing the appearance of large pores.
If you suffer from oily or acne prone skin, it can balance oils and unclog pores helping to clear blemishes. Grapefruit Essential oil also proves very useful in combating cellulite. It reduces water retention as well tightening up puffy skin.
Grapefruit Essential Oil blends well with these other essential oils: Bergamot, Lavender, Geranium, Frankincense, Neroli, other Citrus Oils.
Cautions: Can cause sensitivity to the sun's rays, so limit sun exposure and use all precautions. Always use with a carrier oil or it can cause skin irritation.
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