Below you will find a summary of information you need to know about Grapefruit essential oil compiled from posts we published this week. Check our Free EO Class page for more information on this and other essential oils. Questions? Leave a comment below or ask in our facebook group.

Lea Jacobson Certified Clinical Aromatherapist and author of Essential Oil Profiles.

Basic information for Grapefruit essential oil…

Botanical/Latin name(s): Citrus paradisi

Cold pressed from the fruit peel of the plant.

Shelf life is 2 years.

Therapeutic properties of Grapefruit essential oil…

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Benefits of Grapefruit essential oil…

Circulatory: varicose veins
Digestive: poor appetite, poor digestion
Limbic/Emotional: depression
Immune: infection
Skinbacterial infection, athlete's foot, eczema, psoriasis, wrinkles
HOME: airborne germs, surface germs

Safety of Grapefruit essential oil…

Safe for everyone except…

When using topically, keep the dilution at or below 4% to prevent adverse reactions.

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