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Grapefruit Citrus paradisi

Starting at: $1.75


Extraction Method:

Cold Press

Part of Plant: 

Crude Peel

Country of Origin: 


Growing Method:



The grapefruit tree was originally from Asia.  It is now grown and harvested in the United States, France, Brazil and Israel.  The Grapefruit tree itself is a large, shiny gloss-leaved tree, about 10 meters (30 feet) high, with white flowers and large, pale yellow fruit.


Pale yellow

Aromatic Description: 

Grapefruit white essential oil has a fresh, slightly bitter citrus scent that is very characteristic of the fruit.

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Blends well with:

Grapefruit white blends well with other members of the citrus family, rosemary, cypress, lavender, geranium, cardamom and generally most spice oils.

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Common Uses: 

Grapefruit White essential oil is believed by aromatherapists to be a spiritual up-lifter, and to ease muscle fatigue and stiffness. It is also a purifier of congested, oily and acne prone skin, and encourages weight loss and gall bladder activity. 

Grapefruit oil is also sometimes added to creams and lotions as a natural toner, and in some circles it is believed to promote hair growth though there is not any medical documentation verifying this.

Grapefruit is a favourite with children and very useful for anyone undergoing inner-child psychological work.

Therapeutic Actions: 

Antidepressant, antiseptic, depurative, diuretic, disinfectant, stimulant.

Works with the following Body Systems:

Lymphatic, Nervous, Skin care

Best form of Application:

To skin - Massage, compress, bath, skin care

Inhalation – direct inhalation, diffuser, oil vaporiser

Shelf life: 

Users can expect a shelf life of 6 Months to 1 Year with proper storage conditions (cool, out of direct sunlight).


None declared, though in rare cases it may cause some photosensitization.


The differences between the White and Pink Grapefruit are minor. The difference in cost is simply an example of supply and demand; there is more pink grapefruit produced because it is sweeter than the white variety.

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2ml amber vial & black cap

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  • Model: AEO.GRA
  • 9986 Units in Stock
  • Manufactured by: Essentialz

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This product was added to our catalog on Monday 16 April, 2007.