Grapefruit comes in two types – pink and white. The essential oil is very similar. Our pink grapefruit essential oil is cold pressed from Citrus paradisi fruits grown in the United States.
|Botanical Name:||Citrus paradisi|
|Country of Origin:||USA|
|Extraction Method:||Cold expression|
|Aromatic Scent:||fresh, sweet citrus smell that is very characteristic of the fruit|
|Blends Well With:||Lemon, Orange, Rosemary, Cypress, Lavender, Geranium, Cardamom|
Grapefruit essential oil can lift spirits and combat fatigue. Topically, it is great for oily skin types and acts as a light astringent. Diffuse or apply topically in 2-5% dilution. Can also be added to a facial scrub.
The differences between the White and Pink Grapefruits are minor. The difference in cost is simply an example of supply and demand; there is more pink grapefruit produced because it is slightly sweeter than the white variety.