The health benefits of grapefruit essential oil can be attributed to its properties as a diuretic, disinfectant, stimulant, antidepressant, antiseptic, aperitif, lymphatic, and tonic substance.
Extracted from the fresh peel or rind, grapefruit essential oil is an excellent appetite suppressant, detoxifier, fat dissolver and helps prevent bloating and water retention in the body. AMPK stimulates the body to use up sugar and reduces the accumulation of fat which leads to increased weight loss.
Grapefruit essential oil is composed of limonene, alpha-pinene, sabinene, myrcene, geraniol, linalool, citronellal, decyl acetate, neryl acetate, and terpineol, out of which the top two constituents are limonene and myrcene. Grapefruit tastes great and its essential oil has numerous health benefits.
Grapefruit 5 mL | SKU:
Grapefruit 15 mL | SKU:
Serving Size: 1 drop
Servings per Container: 5mL = 85 / 15mL = 255
When combined with a carrier oil (such as jojoba, sweet almond, or avocado), grapefruit essential oil can be applied directly to the skin or added to baths.
In aromatherapy, grapefruit essential oil is typically used for the following problems:
Grapefruit essential oil can cause skin irritation if exposed to strong sunlight after application.
Grapefruit essential oil should not be taken internally without the supervision of a health professional. Internal use of grapefruit essential oil may have toxic effects.
Nutritional supplements are classified as a food by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Supplements do not require the same rigorous testing, review and approval that drugs are required to go through. Therefore, the statements contained in this document regarding Grapefruit have not been reviewed and approved by the FDA. However, significant research has been done on this product by many universities, public and private business. We at 5-Point Wellness, LLC desire to share information about Grapefruit, in order to educate our clientele to make well informed decisions for themselves.