INGREDIENT

Grapefruit Oil

Citrus paradisi

Uplifting and refreshing
27
Products with this ingredient

Grapefruit oil has a fresh, zesty fragrance which has an uplifting effect on the mind. It is thought to have antibacterial effects on the body and hair.

Description

Description

The grapefruit is a hybrid between an orange and a pomelo, which belongs to the Rutaceae plant family. Cyprian grapefruits grow on large evergreen fruit trees, which can grow up to nine metres tall and produce around 500 fruits per year. The oil from these large, yellow fruits is extracted by cold expression from the peel.

The oil is pale yellow, has a sweet citrus aroma, and is made up of around 90% limonene, which is thought have antiviral, antiseptic, astringent and antibacterial effects on the body and hair, clearing the skin and adding shine the hair shaft.

 

 

At a glance

At a glance

Benefit
Clear the mind, refresh the body
Time of harvest
February and March
Origin
Cyprus
Grapefruit Oil can be found in these products
27
Products with this ingredient
Grapefruit Oil can be found in these products
Hair Mist
Lift your hair on a sea breeze
R215.00
100g
Massage Bar
Exotic citrus energiser
R110.00
50g
rainbow
Fun
Paint the whole world with a rainbow
R145.00
350g
Soap
Peel away the layers of tiredness
R52.50
100g