Grapefruit oil is extracted from Citrus paradisi (also known as Citrus racemosa and C. maxima var. racemosa) from the Rutaceae family and is also known as shaddock. Like all citrus oils, grapefruit oil should be used within six month of purchase.
It is a strong smelling oil with a bitter-sweet citron aroma.
Blend well with:
Grapefruit oil is non-toxic, non-irritant, non-sensitizing and although listed as non-phototoxic, it can irritate the skin if exposed to strong sunlight after treatment