Grapefruit oil has a fresh, sharp, bitter-fruity, refreshing scent. It is renowned for its cleansing effects on the body and mind. Inhalation can both detox and defend. The astringent quality can smooth and restore suppleness to the skin. Grapefruit oil is a mild euphoric that eases daily stress. It can soothe and uplift the emotions and spirit. It can be applied topically, inhaled, diffused, or in the bath. Properties include antibacterial, antidepressant, antiseptic, astringent, depurative, digestive, diuretic, restorative, stimulant, tonic.