The Organic Witch
Certified Aromatherapist

Organic Grapefruit Essential Oil

BOTANICAL NAME: citrus paradisi
ORIGIN: USA (organic), Canada (non-organic)
DISTILLATION METHOD: cold-pressed
PARTS USED: peel of fruit
FOOD GRADE: yes
GMO CONTENT: none
FRAGRANCE: citrus, fresh, light, sweet
BLENDS WELL WITH: bergamot, cypress, geranium, lavender, lemon, lime, mandarin, neroli, orange, palmarosa, rosemary, sage, tangerine, vanilla.

PHYSICAL & AROMATIC BENEFITS: concentration, creativity, energizing, inspiring, invigorating, memory loss, refreshing, reviving, slightly euphoric, stimulating, stress, uplifting, warming, antibacterial, antidepressant, astringent, cellulite, diuretic, drug withdrawal, exhaustion, hair loss, hangovers, jet lag, migraines, muscular aches, muscular fatigue, PMS symptoms, seborrhea, toning, whooping cough.
MAGICAL USES: purification.


GCMS Information for Organic:

Chemical Constituent
 %
d-Limonene  94.48
beta-Mycrene 2.05

BATCH DATE:9-2014

GCMS Information for Non-Organic:

Chemical Constituents %
d-Limonene 95.54
beta-Mycrene 1.75



Grapefruit Information:

Grapefruit, also called Shaddock, is a Citrus fruit. The Essential Oil is present in its peel and extracted by compression. Many of its medicinal properties match those of the essential oils of other citrus fruits. The oil is composed of Limonene, Alpha Pinene, Sabinene, Myrcene, Geraniol, Linalool, Citronellal, Decyl Acetate, Neryl Acetate, and Terpinenol.

Definitions:

Antidepressant: an agent that prevents or counteracts depression.
Antioxidant: Any substance that acts to slow or prevent the oxidation of another chemical.
Antiseptic: a substance that inhibits the growth and reproduction of microorganisms.
Disinfectant: a substance that kills germs and/or viruses.
Diuretic: increases the amount or frequency of urination.
Stimulant: increases physiological or nervous activity in the body.
Tonic: restorative and curative; intended to invigorate.
Other Benefits: Keeps the skin clean. Particularly good for treating oily skin and acne. Gives a refreshing feeling. Also beneficial for treating stiffness and cramp in muscles.

Safety Warning: Phototoxic. Can cause skin irritations if exposed to strong sunlight after application. Never ingest essential oils without a prescription. Use carrier oil when applying to skin.

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*** The International Federation of Aromatherapists does not recommend that Essential Oils be taken internally unless under the supervision of a Medical Doctor who is also qualified in clinical Aromatherapy. In addition, Essential Oils must be properly diluted before use in order to avoid any damages to property or adverse physical effects (including injury or bodily harm).