Total Time
Prep 2 mins
Cook 2 mins

Great for oily skin because the grapefruit is a great mild oil-fighter. You have to cook this one to extract the oil from the peels. Based on a recipe by Janice Cox in her book Natural Beauty at Home.


  1. Mix ingredients in a micro safe bowl and microwave for 2 minutes til hot but not boiling.
  2. Let cool completely.
  3. Strain to remove peel.
  4. Store in airtight container.
  5. Use in place of soap to cleanse skin.