There are no known contra-indications and is non-phototoxic. Grapefruit has a shelf-life of only 3 years as it oxides quickly. The essential oil is used extensively in desserts, soft drinks and alcoholic beverages.
Terpenes (limonene – 90%)
Grapefruit essential oil is extracted by the expression of the peel. Grapefruit has a fresh, sharp, citrus fruit aroma and is circulatory and uplifting.
Latin Nam | Citrus paradisi | Family: Rutaceae
Grapefruit is anti-infectious, circulatory, anti-inflammatory, immuno-stimulant and neuro-tonic, grapefruit essential oil is useful for acne, oily skin, cellulitis, muscle fatigue/stiffness, obesity and water retention. It is also used against colds and influenza, and for the nervous system for depression, headaches, nervous exhaustion and stress.
Grapefruit Essential Oil blends well with Lemon, Palmarosa, Bergamot,
Neroli, Rosemary, Cypress, Lavender, Cardamom, Lavender and Geranium. Grapefruit is a TOP note