Grapefruit Pink Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Citrus paradisi (AKA Racemosa)
Plant Part: Crude Peel
Extraction Method: Cold Press
Description: The grapefruit tree was originally from Asia. It is now grown and harvested in the United States, France, Brazil and Israel. The Grapefruit tree itself is a large, shiny gloss-leaved tree, about 10 meters (30 feet) high, with white flowers and large, pale yellow fruit.
Note: Medium to Top
Aroma Strength: Medium
Aromatic Scent: Grapefruit Pink essential oil has a fresh, tart citrus smell that is very characteristic of the fruit.
History: The differences between the White and Pink Grapefruit are minor. The difference in cost is simply an example of supply and demand; there is more pink grapefruit produced because it is sweeter than the white variety.
Cautions: None declared, though in rare cases it may cause some photosensitization.