Grapefruit seed extract has a powerful cleansing effect, which makes it a great addition to skincare products for oily or troubled skin. It also has preservative qualities, which help us avoid using unneeded synthetic preservatives.
Grapefruit's a hybrid between an orange and a pomelo, and is high in vitamin C. Fresh grapefruit aids digestion and traditionally, was used to fight infection and stimulate the immune system. Aromatherapists use grapefruit oil as a refreshing and uplifting fragrance. Grapefruit seed extract is made by grinding grapefruit seed and blending it with glycerin.