I started using grapefruit essential oil for its digestive benefits, not knowing just how much it is helping me until now!
All information below has been found on OrganicFacts.net.
Grapefruit essential oil boosts the immune system.
Just like the fruit itself, this oil is chalk full of antioxidants. Due to its high ratio of vitamin C, grapefruit essential oil boosts the immune system to fight against free radicals while also "effective in protecting the body from all harm done by various oxidants and toxins, including premature aging, degeneration of tissues, macular degeneration, loss of vision and hearing, mental and physical sluggishness, nervous disorders, and other related problems."
Grapefruit essential oil eliminates and prevents infections.
"The antiviral and antimicrobial properties of grapefruit essential oil make it a good disinfectant. It not only protects the body from new infections but also eliminates existing infections. It is particularly effective in treating infections of the colon, stomach, intestines, urinary system, excretory system, and kidneys. Furthermore, it is beneficial for oral and ocular infections as well as infections of the skin."
Side note: does anyone recall how I have struggled with gut health most of my life? I hit the jackpot on this oil for sure!
Grapefruit essential oil relieves depression
It uplifting and relaxing effect on the mind makes grapefruit essential oil to create positive feelings of hope, cure depression, and relieve anxiety and stress. "This effect comes from its aroma, and due to its stimulating effects on certain hormones that uplift the mind."
Grapefruit essential oil controls appetite.
"If you think you need to eat less, this essential oil could be very helpful. However, that doesn’t mean that you need to take it just before a meal. A regular dose can decrease your appetite and aid in weight management."
But there is more! Head on over to OrganicFacts.net to learn more amazing benefits of grapefruit essential oil.