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Grape fruit essential oil



Botanical name: Citrus paradisii

INCI: Citrus paradisi (grapefruit) peel oil

CAS No: 8016-20-4

EINECS No: 289-904-6

Country of origin: Morocco

Extraction method: Cold pressed

Part used: peel

Color: Reddish orange

Gravity: 0.850-0.900

Major constituents: The main chemical components are a-pinene, sabinene, myrcene, limonene, geraniol, linalool, citronellal, decyl acetate, neryl acetate and terpinen-4-ol.

Common uses:  Grapefruit has a high vitamin C content and is therefore valuable to the immune system. It helps protect against colds and flu, has a very positive effect on obesity and also has diuretic properties, helping to remove excess water from the body and is therefore also great for treating cellulite. It has an uplifting effect on the mood and helps with stress and depression. It is used with great success to combat muscle fatigue and stiffness while stimulating the lymphatic system and thereby clearing the body of toxins. It helps to clear congested oily skin and also assists with acne, while toning the skin and tissues. Grapefruit is used in hair care to promote hair growth.