Grapefruit Essential Oil


£2.40 - £13.49


SKU: 5060233382828X

Product Description

Grapefruit essential oil, clean fresh and sharp top notes that brings blends to life. The citrus undertone reminds you of its origin and provides detoxifying and clarifying properties

Grapefruit Essential Oil

Grapefruit is a glossy leaved tree with large fruits hanging from it. The yield from Grapefruit is very low compared to other citrus, such as Orange and Lemon. Expeller is the best method of extraction as distillation yields a low quality

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Characteristics of Grapefruit Essential Oil

A clean fresh and sharp top note which really lends itself to giving life to blends. A citrus undertone reminds you of its origin

Common Uses of Grapefruit Essential Oil

Grapefruit can help boost energy levels, reduce stress and ease body and mind. Regularly Grapefruit is found in detox blends due to its ability to stimulate healthy circulation. Great for hair use and blends wonderfully with oil such as Lavender.


Grapefruit essential oil helps balance sebum production in your skin which can help reduce acne breakouts. The antiseptic properties also help protect against bacteria on your skin that could lead to infections or other issues. Additionally, its anti-inflammatory properties make it effective in reducing redness associated with acne or other blemishes. Finally, it can help improve circulation which may reduce puffiness or dark circles under the eyes.


Research has found that the smell of grapefruit essential oil can help boost energy levels and reduce stress. This makes it ideal for those who may be feeling sluggish or overwhelmed by stressors in their day-to-day lives. Studies have shown that inhaling the scent of grapefruit essential oil can increase alertness and reduce fatigue, making it perfect for those who need a pick-me-up during the day.
Grapefruit essential oil can also help with anxiety and depression, as it has been found to decrease cortisol levels in the body. Cortisol is the hormone responsible for many of our body’s stress responses, so reducing cortisol levels can help reduce feelings of anxiety and depression. Additionally, research has shown that using grapefruit essential oil in aromatherapy sessions can help improve mood and reduce symptoms of depression.
Finally, grapefruit essential oil is great for improving focus and concentration. This is because it helps stimulate activity within the brain’s prefrontal cortex, which is responsible for higher cognitive functions like problem solving and decision making. Inhaling the scent of grapefruit essential oil can help improve focus so you stay productive throughout your day!

Grapefruit essential oil contains compounds such as limonene and myrcene, both of which have powerful anti-inflammatory properties. These compounds can help decrease inflammation in the body, which can lead to fewer aches and pains. Additionally, grapefruit essential oil is believed to help improve blood circulation, which can also help reduce pain and stiffness in the muscles.

Grapefruit essential oil also helps relax tense muscles due to its sedative effects. It has calming properties that can help relax tight muscles after a long day or intense workout session. It’s also known for its energizing effects when inhaled or applied topically; this makes it perfect for those days when you need a little extra boost of energy!

How To Use Grapefruit Essential Oil For Muscle Relief
The best way to experience the benefits of grapefruit essential oil is by using aromatherapy or adding it to your massage routine. You can add a few drops of the essential oil into your diffuser to enjoy its calming scent while relaxing after a long day or working out at the gym. If you’re looking for more targeted relief, you can use a few drops in an unscented carrier oil such as coconut or jojoba oils and massage it directly into the sore muscles. This will allow you to get more concentrated relief right where you need it most!


Grapefruit essential oil can help give you healthier, shinier hair. The antiseptic properties help to cleanse the scalp of dirt, grime, and excess oils without stripping away the beneficial oils needed to keep it healthy. It can also help promote circulation in the scalp which helps to encourage hair growth. Additionally, grapefruit essential oil contains antioxidants which helps protect against environmental damage caused by pollution and UV rays. Finally, this citrus-scented oil can help reduce dandruff and other scalp conditions due to its antimicrobial properties.

Grapefruit blends well with all other citrus and spice oils and also with Palmarosa, Neroli, Rosemary, Cypress, Juniper, Lavender, Jasmine, Rosewood and Ylang Ylang

Precautions when using Grapefruit Essential Oil

As with all essential oils we do not recommend using Grapefruit during pregnancy, especially as it regulates the hormonal system. Skin irritation could occur if exposed to direct sunlight straight after application

Grapefruit Essential Oil Technical Information

Criteria Information

Latin Name

Citrus paradisi


Citrus grandis (Grapefruit) Peel Oil

Plant Family


Extraction Method

The oil is expressed from the peel of the ripe fruit

Country of Origin



100% Pure Essential Oil, therapeutic grade



Geraniol, Linalool (Alcohol), Citral (Aldehyde), Limonene, Pinene (Terpenes)

Cas No.


Einecs No.


Blends well with

Grapefruit blends well with all other citrus and spice oils and also with Palmarosa, Neroli, Rosemary, Cypress, Juniper, Lavender, Jasmine, Rosewood and Ylang Ylang

IFRA Certificate 49th Amendment

Technical Documents

Please see the Technical Tab below for SDS, Allergens information and IFRA Certificates

Grapefruit essential oil is believed to help improve blood circulation, which can also help reduce pain and stiffness in the muscles.


  • Weight: 0.03 kg
  • Blends Well With: Bergamot, Lavender, Frankincense, Geranium
  • Contraindications: Avoid During Pregnancy. Care should be taken when exposure to sun is straight after Grapefruit application
  • Country of Origin: Cyprus
  • Latin Name: Citrus paradisi
  • Traditional Physical Properties: Stimulating, Assist with Healthy Hair
  • Part of Plant Used: Fruit
  • Purity: 100% Pure
  • Scent: Clean, Clear, Fresh Citrus Top Note
  • Key Benefits: Detox / Circulation
  • Traditional Emotional Use: Uplifting, Reviving, Energising, Refreshing
  • Traditional Skin Use: Circulation Boost, Astringent
  • HS Code: 33012941
  • HS Description: Grapefruit Essential Oil
  • HS Country: GB
  • HS Composition: Viscous Liquid

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