Grapefruit oil is obtained by cold extraction from the peel of the grapefruit fruit. It is known for its fresh, citrusy and stimulating aroma, and for its properties that support the health of the body and mind.
Grapefruit oil is popular in aromatherapy for its ability to elevate mood and reduce stress and anxiety. Its refreshing and revitalizing aroma is believed to help stimulate the senses and improve concentration and focus.
In addition to its use in aromatherapy, Grapefruit oil is commonly used in personal and home care products for its cleansing and detoxifying properties. Its astringent and purifying action is believed to make it useful for treating skin problems such as acne and cellulite, and for cleaning surfaces and eliminating bad odors.
Grapefruit oil is also believed to have properties that support digestive and metabolic system health. Its internal intake has been shown to support healthy digestion, promote detoxification and healthy weight loss.