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Organic Grapefruit

Organic Grapefruit

Citrus paradisi

Botanical Properties

Grapefruit, which is sometimes referred to as pomelo, is a fruit that is well known and sold in its fresh form and for its juice. It is a natural hybrid which is the product of the orange and Citrus maxima. Grapefruit is produced by a fruit tree that belongs to the Rutaceae family. When ripe its fruit can weigh up to 600 grams, and its peel varies in colour between yellow and pink.

Origin and history

This plant originated in Indonesia, and was later imported to the Americas by the English. Nowadays, it is mainly produced in the United States, Argentina, and Israel.

Organoleptic properties

Aspect: liquid

Colour: yellow

Odour: fruity, characteristic of grapefruit, fresh, acidic

Distilled parts: Cold expression of the peel

Country of origin: Israël

Density: 0.840-0.870


Main biochemical components or chemotype: Limonene

Allergenic molecules naturally found within this essential oil: Citral, Limonene, Linalool

Certain natural components of this essential oil may cause allergic reactions. Please do an allergy test on the skin in the crease of your elbow before using this product.


Our organic grapefruit essential oil is:

• Antiseptic

• Antispasmodic

• Immunostimulant

• Cleansing

• A psychic tonic and stimulant

• An anti-depressant


Organic grapefruit is a dermal tonic and astringent, a liver and kidney cleanser, a diuretic, and detoxifier: these qualities make it the ideal health and beauty ally. As a natural antiseptic, it is recommended for removing infectious agents from the atmosphere, or to help combat bronchitis and coughs. Grapefruit can act as an effective natural anti-depressant by stimulating endorphin secretion and thus combatting feelings of depression.



Please consult a doctor before taking any treatment or therapy orally.


Oral administration:

Take 1 drop of organic grapefruit essential oil 2 times a day. Mix with some honey or syrup, or on a lozenge to benefit from its detoxifying effects during a slimming cure.

On the skin:

Anti-cellulite: Mix 30 drops of organic grapefruit essential oil with 10 drops of organic lemon essential oil, and 100ml of organic argan oil, and apply as a tonifying massage in the morning.

By diffusion:

When diffused, grapefruit essential oil will disinfect one’s living spaces and promote a general climate of happiness and serenity.

Possible synergies

Synergy : Patchouli, lavander true

Energetic values and synergies

In energy aromatherapy, grapefruit essential oil is linked to the Manipura Chaka, which is considered the solar chakra. It is associated with the colour yellow.

Grapefruit essential oil activates Manipura, thus letting the body benefit from its scent’s relaxation inducing powers, all whilst stimulating feelings of happiness. In order to benefit from its strength and joyfulness, apply a drop of grapefruit essential oil to the celiac plexus each morning before heading out to a heavy day of work.

In synergy: Sandalwood, Ylang ylang


Inflammable. Utilisation par voie orale sur avis médical. Tenir hors de portée des enfants. Éviter les contacts avec les yeux. Déconseillée aux enfants de moins de 3 ans et aux femmes enceintes ou allaitantes. Ne pas appliquer sur la peau avant une exposi


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