Complete Guide to Essential Oils/A to Z of essential oils/Grapefruit

Sliced grapefruits
Grapefruit (Citrus × paradisi)

Grapefruit oil comes from the rind of the fruit of the Citrus × paradisi (also known as Citrus racemosa) tree. It has a sweet citrus scent.

PropertiesEdit

 
Citrus paradisi essential oil.

CirculatoryEdit

Reduces water retention and cellulite.

EmotionalEdit

Soothes stress, anxiety and depression.

SkinEdit

Improves acne and oily skin.

CautionEdit

Don't expose the skin to sunlight after using grapefruit oil.