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Grapefruit is a large tree that grows up to 30 metres with a single trunk and large fruits hanging from it. The essential oil is expressed from the peel of the grapefruit. Its produced in USA, the West Indies, Brazil, Israel and Nigeria. Grapefruit is a very effective oil for stimulating the lymphatic system due to its cooling, cleansing and decongesting properties. It has an uplifting and reviving effect which is valuable for treating stress, depression and nervous exhaustion. Its also beneficial for treating oily skin and acne and it has a tonic effect on the skin and scalp.
BOTANICAL NAME: Citrus paradisi
PLANT FAMILY: Rutaceae
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: Israel
METHOD OF EXTRACTION: The oil is expressed from the peel of the ripe fruit
AROMA CHARACTERISTICS: Fresh, sweet, sharp and refreshing
ODOUR INTENSITY: Medium
CHEMICAL CONSTITUENTS: Geraniol, Linalool (Alcohol), Citral (Aldehyde), Limonene, Pinene (Terpenes)
BLENDS WELL WITH: All other citrus and spice oils as well as Bergamot, the Chamomiles, Frankincense, Geranium, Jasmine, Palmarosa, Neroli, Rosemary, Cypress, Juniper, Lavender, Rosewood and Ylang Ylang
SAFETY INFORMATION: There is a mild risk of skin irritation if exposed to strong sunlight within 12-24 hours of treatment. However the oil is reported to be non-toxic. Skin sensitisation could occur if using oxidised oil (best to store oil in dark, airtight container).
INGREDIENTS: Contains 100% Grapefruit essential oil