Grapefruit Seed Extract is thought to have natural antibacterial properties.
It can make a good mouthwash - dilute 4-5 drops in a cup of boiled water that has been allowed to cool and gargle.
You can also add it to a base shampoo or conditioner (along with other essential oils if desired) to combat dandruff. Always use Grapefruit Seed very well diluted especially if you plan to use it in a skincare preparation.
A broad spectrum, antimicrobial compound produced from the seeds and
pulp of Citrus grandis
Can have a slight citrus smell.
Glycerin, Citrus grandis Seed Extract , Aqua
Traditionally used as an astringent skin conditioner.
Dilute in a carrier oil before skin application. Keep away from children and out of eyes. Do not take internally or apply undiluted to the skin. For further advice on using essential oils to treat medical conditions, we recommend you seek advice from a professional.
Please note that Amphora Aromatics Ltd cannot be held responsible for any injury, illness or adverse reaction to any recipes, instructions or advice given. It is the responsibility of the end user to ensure that they have followed the relevant safety protocols and that they are aware of any possible side effects before use. We always advise that a skin patch test is carried out before full usage of any natural product whether purchased from ourselves or elsewhere.