Essential Oils - Grapefruit
Type - Refreshing, cleansing and stimulating
Note - Top
Blends well with - basil, frankincencse, ylang-ylang, geranium, lavender, peppermint, rosemary and bergamot.
Aroma - pleasantly sweet and tangy
Plant properties - energising and purifying
Uses - Great for including in natural household products as eliminates odours.
Aromatic effect on the mind - very uplifting to the mind and body due to the fresh, citrus aroma
Spiritual influence - releases confusion and mental chatter by cleansing the aura and mental body, making us more receptive to our intuitive powers and inner voice, helping us restore our own power, claiming our spiritual purpose.
Chakra - Solar plexus, and expands the heart and third eye chakras.
Chakra colours - Yellow
Benefits - boosts weight loss, stress buster, antibacterial, natural air freshener, helps stop sugar cravings, hangover cure, boosts digestion, natural energiser.
- Oil specific - Phototoxic, may cause skin irritation
- General - As with all essential oils, never use them undiluted or in the eyes or mucus membranes. Keep away from children. Do not take internally. Always perform a patch test to an insensitive part of the body (of essential oil diluted in an appropriate carrier oil) if using an essential oil for the first time.