Properties of Grapefruit seed oil
Oil seeds of grapefruit is the most powerful natural antibiotic that destroys a wide range of gram-positive and gram-negative microorganisms (viruses, bacteria and fungi), including: Shigella, Staphylococcus, Pseudomonas Aeruginosa, Giardia Lamblia, Streptococcus Pneumonia, Haemophilus Influenzae, Mycobacterium Species, Campylobacter, Candida Albicans, Escherichia Coli, Salmonella, Klebsiella, Proteus, Vibio Cholerae, Chlamydia Trachomatis, Trichomonas Vaginalis, Legionella Pneumophila, Helicobacter Pylori, Herpes Simplex 1, Influenza A2.
The most important component of grapefruit seed oil are bioflavonoids, which directly act to strengthen and support the immune system of the organism, by raising the total number of T-lymphocytes, and the level of imonglobulin D and interleukin 1 and 2. Also It contains a number of other substances that affect human health including sterols, tocopherols, citric acid and minerals. This oil is an excellent source of vitamin C, potassium and pectin, and therefore has powerful antioxidant effects on the body as a whole.
Grapefruit seed oil is obtained by method of cold extraction from the seeds and pulp of grapefruit (Citrus Paradisi). This oil, with its pleasant aroma and taste, is known natural immune booster that supports various metabolic functions. The first documented medicinal use of Grapefruit seed oil is found back in 1972 and since then until today its popularity has increased as a useful ingredient for human health.
The Grapefruit seed oil should be used diluted. For preventive use take 3-5 drops twice a day, diluted in 100-200ml. water, juice, tea or honey. In determined conditions, bacteria, viruses, colds and flu take 5-10 drops 3 times a day, dissolved in water, juice or tea.
Not recommended for pregnant and nursing women and people allergic to citrus fruits.
Any information about the properties, indications and method of use of Grapefruit seed oil is based on the literature and websites dedicated to herbs and healthy life. The contents are informative and are not intended to diagnose or treat. The decision to use Grapefruit seed oil is the responsibility of the reader.
Not recommended for pregnant and breastfeeding women and people allergic to citrus fruits. If you are taking medication, before using this product must consult your doctor or pharmacist.
Grapefruit seed oil helps detoxify the body and improves the functions of the immune system. It improves absorption and utilization of vitamins in the body, neutralizes free radicals and thus acts as an antioxidant. This oil is effective in protecting the organism from the damage caused by oxidants, such as aging, degeneration of cells and muscles, loss of vision and hearing, mental and physical slowing, nervous disorders etc. Grapefruit seed oil is known as it puts the immune system in “fifth gear” and therefore in America it is called “vaccine for immunity.”
It also helps to raise the pH of the blood, and thus alkaline the body, which is particularly important in diseases caused by microorganisms such as viruses and bacteria, which can not survive in an alkaline environment. A number of human degenerative diseases is associated with acid pH.
Because of its active substances, such as flavonoids and polyphenols, grapefruit seed oil acts bactericidal and bacteriostatic to more than 800 species of bacteria, 100 species of fungi and many viruses.
The active ingredients of this oil act on bacteria so that they damage their cell membrane (bactericidal action), and certain bacteria reduce their reproduction (bacteriostatic).
Grapefruit seed oil is proved to have anti-inflammatory effect on urinary tract caused by the bacterium Escherichia Coli, especially in cases of resistance to conventional antibiotics.
Grapefruit seed oil contains a number of vitamins that affect a significant improvement in general health and also help in treatment of Candida. Grapefruit seed oil enhances the immune system and helps to regenerate liver cells that can be damaged due to the release of toxins in the destruction of the Candida. A number of scientific studies have confirmed the effectiveness of Grapefruit seed oil against various fungi and molds (Candida, Geotrichum, Aspergillus and PeniciIlium sp.). Antifungal properties of Grapefruit seed oil allow removal of Candida yeast by killing cells that are found in the intestines.
For the treatment of infections in the oral cavity and gingival inflammation, it is necessary to make a solution of 10 drops of grapefruit seed in 200 ml. tea of chamomile or sage and rinse your mouth after each brushing.
Grapefruit seed oil can be used for disinfection of dentures, which are the ideal foundation for the development of bacteria and fungi. Disinfection can be made by direct cleaning dentures with a brush to soaked with 2-3 drops, or by dipping the prosthesis in a period of 20 minutes in a solution of 200 ml. water and 5 drops of oil from the Grapefruit seed oil. Grapefruit seed oil destroys all bacteria and fungi.
Grapefruit seed oil is an effective mean for breakdown of fat and cellulite. Toxins linger in the body and retention of fluids in the organism create cellulite fat cells. When toxins are not cleared from the body, they accumulate in the cells. The oil acts as a diuretic and enhances the functions of the lymphatic system, which is an important part for the removal of toxins in the body. It helps to remove excess fat and free radicals that create cellulite. Take 3 to 5 drops of grapefruit seed oil 3 times a day, dissolved in water, juice or tea. You can also mix 1 to 2 drops of grapefruit seed oil with coconut oil and by circular motions to massage the body parts with cellulite every night.
The properties of the grapefruit seed oil as a diuretic contribute to expel excess fluids from the body, excess fat, uric acid and other toxins that affect blood pressure lowering and maintaining heart health.