Grapefruit essential oil is mainly found in the skin and in order to obtain a liter of this product, it needs to be processed about 100 kilograms. The main constituents of this oil are, myrcene, limonene, geraniol, citral, linaloolinene. It also has a lot of vitamin C, B2, PP, A, potassium and calcium, organic acids. Grapefruit oil has a slightly viscous consistency and a yellowish color.
Use of this oil
It is widely used in aromatherapy, as it refers to aromatic adaptogens and aphrodisiacs. Grapefruit oil is used for manifestations of depression, disorders in the functioning of the lymphatic and digestive system, with violations of blood microcirculation and with the frequent occurrence of colds. This oil helps to relax and calm nerves, awakens interest in life.
It is especially useful to take grapefruit oil for people who have undergone a complicated operation or a serious illness. This fragrance awakens the appetite and stimulates the will. Also, this oil increases the immunity and resistance of the body during cold or infectious diseases, does not allow the development of atherosclerosis.
Grapefruit oil eliminates the severity in the stomach, which sometimes occurs after eating, and also normalizes the work of the liver and gallbladder.
It is good to use this product for weight loss, as it normalizes fat metabolism.
This oil cleanses lymph and blood from toxins and toxins, and also helps to remove excess water from the body. It helps with arrhythmia, pulmonary insufficiency, hypertension, arthritis, hepatitis, asthenic syndrome.
Grapefruit oil is used to care for oily hair and skin, while increasing their tone and reducing fat content. This is due to the narrowing of the pores and the normalization of the sebaceous glands, while also bleaching the skin.
Properties of grapefruit oil and its application
It has a harmonizing, immunostimulating, psychotropic, stimulating, diuretic and carminative, as well as choleretic action.
Also, this oil is widely used to control cellulite.
In the presence of diseases of the liver or gall bladder, two drops of oil are taken twice a day inward. Also, you can additionally make a compress using oil on the right hypochondrium area, from above it is desirable to put a warm water bottle.
If you need to relax after considerable physical exertion, take a bath with the addition of grapefruit oil (5 drops of oil per glass of milk). After you have taken a bath, you can do massage on problematic areas while the puffiness is removed and the exchange process will improve. With such a massage, there can be a tingle for several minutes, this indicates that the oil is performing its work.
It is also effective to carry out vacuum massage using this oil. In this case, the outflow of fluid is stimulated and the division of fat cells occurs. After such a massage it will be useful to put on shorts for weight loss and give the body a load, then very soon you will see the results of your work, toxins and toxins will be released from the body.
If you have fatty hair, then just two drops of oil added to the shampoo when washing your head will help get rid of this problem. If you apply grapefruit oil constantly, then your hair will be less often contaminated.
If there is an unpleasant smell from the mouth, rinse should be done with the addition of a few drops of oil and the odor will disappear. Also, this oil greatly facilitates the condition of the pregnant woman in the presence of her toxicosis.
You can not take grapefruit oil on an empty stomach and more than 3 drops per day. If you take it inside, it must be mixed with jam, honey or vegetable oil, and then washed down with acidified liquid.