Origin: a Latin derivative
meaning "Gift of the Earth."
Happy, healthy-looking skin depends on balanced, daily moisture, and nothing elevates your regular moisturizing routine more than essential oils. With the added benefits of essential oils, your moisturizing can take on double duty! White Grapefruit oil is a must-have essential oil for skincare—not only for its tart, citrusy fragrance, but also for its clarifying benefits to the skin. For an utterly indulgent and effective moisturizing experience, use White Grapefruit oil in your DIY recipes for skin. A good place to start? Whip up our favorite recipe for Whipped Body Butter with essential oils, making sure to bring White Grapefruit oil into the mix.
Recommendations: Pair White Grapefruit essential oil with Wild Orange oil, Bergamot oil, Geranium oil, Lavender oil, or Peppermint oil.
Massage this utterly indulgent body butter into your skin daily, focusing on rough and cracked skin or toughened areas like your heels and elbows. Keeping your skin hydrated will not only make you glow, but it can also keep your skin looking and feeling healthier in the long term. And who doesn’t love feeling great in their skin?
Give this recipe a try for yourself and let us know what you think! Post a picture on Instagram or Facebook and tag us (@doterraca). We want to know if you love White Grapefruit essential oil as much as we do!
Caution: Citrus oils can cause photosensitivity. Whenever you use citrus essential oils in a DIY recipe, be sure to avoid direct sunlight for at least 12 hours after topical application.