Grapefruit Essential Oil- 10ml – Sanfern Downs
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Grapefruit Essential Oil- 10ml

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Citrus paradisi

Grapefruit essential oil, extracted from the Citrus paradisi fruit, is a vibrant and uplifting oil celebrated for its numerous health benefits. Bursting with invigorating citrus notes, this oil is a natural mood enhancer, promoting feelings of joy and vitality. Known for its potent antioxidant properties, Grapefruit oil supports immune function and detoxification. Its fresh aroma can aid in mental clarity and focus, making it an ideal companion for aromatherapy. Additionally, it has been linked to appetite suppression and weight management. Embrace the zesty vitality of Grapefruit essential oil, infusing your wellness routine with a burst of citrus-inspired well-being.


  • treats athletes foot/ringworm 
  • reduce anxiety
  • improve attention
  • inhibits adipogenesis (formation of fat cells)
  • reduces appetite
  • lipid-lowering
  • insect repellent
  • gets rid of head lice
  • stimulate circulation
  • increase energy
  • enhance mood
  • improve digestion
  • reduces oil on oily hair and skin
  • stimulates lymphatic system
  • skin toner
  • treats muscle fatigue, stiffness mixed with a carrier oil
  • used to scent citrus perfumes,colognes, soaps, creams and lotions
  • colds
  • hangovers
  • depression
  • jet lag
  • fatigue
  • headaches
  • food preservative


Antioxidant , Antispasmodic , Antiviral , anti bacterial,  anti microbial, anti fungal, stimulant.

How to use Grapefruit essential oil in a daily routine

The essential oil can be mixed with a carrier oil and used topically. The essential oil can also be used in a diffuser or essential oil burner or a few drops in a warm bath or on a pillow at night time, or on the inside of a shirt collar during the day.

 Suggested ways to use Grapefruit essential oil in DIY products

  1. Uplifting Diffuser Blend: Combine Grapefruit oil with other citrus oils like orange and lemon for a refreshing and uplifting aroma in a diffuser.

  2. Energizing Shower Gel: Add a few drops of Grapefruit oil to your regular shower gel for an invigorating and mood-boosting shower experience.

  3. Grapefruit Sugar Scrub: Mix Grapefruit oil with sugar and coconut oil to create an exfoliating body scrub that leaves the skin smooth and fragrant.

  4. Citrus Room Spray: Create a homemade room spray by combining Grapefruit oil with water. Spritz to freshen the air and create a lively atmosphere.

  5. Natural Hair Perfume: Add a drop of Grapefruit oil to a small amount of jojoba oil and apply to the ends of your hair for a natural and refreshing hair perfume.

  6. Grapefruit-Infused Body Lotion: Mix Grapefruit oil with unscented body lotion to add a zesty fragrance while nourishing your skin.

  7. Appetite Suppressant Roller Blend: Dilute Grapefruit oil with a carrier oil in a roller bottle and apply to pulse points as a natural appetite suppressant.

  8. Homemade Lip Balm: Incorporate Grapefruit oil into a DIY lip balm recipe for a citrus-flavored balm that nourishes and refreshes the lips.

  9. Grapefruit Massage Oil: Blend Grapefruit oil with a carrier oil like almond or jojoba for a stimulating and invigorating massage oil.

  10. DIY Bath Bombs: Add Grapefruit oil to your homemade bath bombs for a fragrant and energizing bathing experience.

  11. Grapefruit Scented Candles: Mix Grapefruit oil with melted soy wax when making candles for a bright and citrus-infused ambiance.

  12. Grapefruit-Infused Hand Sanitizer: Enhance the scent of your homemade hand sanitizer by adding a few drops of Grapefruit oil for a refreshing touch.

Always perform a patch test before applying any DIY products to your skin, and be cautious with the concentration of essential oils, especially for products applied directly to the skin. Adjust quantities based on personal preferences and sensitivities.



Dilute and avoid sun exposure with topical use

Essential oil not for internal use

Not for use during pregnancy or lactation

Grapefruit has several well documented drug interactions; discuss with your Physician before use

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 Disclaimer: The information provided is for educational and general informational purposes only and is not intended as, nor should it be considered a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment.