Pink Grapefruit Oil (Citrus Paradisi)
Grapefruit is believed to be a cross of Pomelo and sweet orange. Quite a new fruit. Around 300 years old. Like all citruses it has special little sacs on the peel that contain the essential oil.
Scent: fresh, sweet citrus smell. Pink grapefruit is sweeter than white.
Extraction Method: cold pressed from the rindץ
Color: pale yellow – Yellow.
Properties: energizing, uplifting, cleansing, stimulating.
Chakra: solar plexus.
Caution: photosensitizing – makes the skin more sensitive to sun damage.
Easy uses of grapefruit oil
Relaxation – Make a bath 2 drops grapefruit and 4 drops geranium essential oils.
Lighten up – 4 drops grapefruit and 2 drops frankincense essential oils.
Lifts the spirits and self-esteem and promotes optimism. Opens the heart to enable a free expression of love and joy, makes one a bit light-minded. Great oil for praying, connect us to our soul and makes your prayer deeper and more meaningful.
Baths: blend 5-8 drops in a teaspoon of carrier oil and add to bath
Massages: add 2-3 drops of essential oils to 1 tablespoonful of carrier oil
Vaporisation: add 2-4 drops of essential oils to a burner, aroma stone or aroma stream
100% pure, therapeutic grade essential oil suitable for use by therapists and in making cosmetics, candles and soaps as well as for use in the home e.g. in oils burners, diffusers, saunas, adding to the bath etc
External use only.
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