Natural Remedies Grapefruit Seed Extract Uses

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The extensive effectiveness of grapefruit seed extract GSE is never seen in any other natural antibiotics. It helps eliminate over 100 fungus strains while dealing effectively with 800 or more different kinds of pathogens, both viral and bacterial.

Grapefruit seed extract is used to purify water.[toc]

Help body probiotic action

Our body requires good bacteria but must get rid of bad bacteria. The natural remedies include organic substances like garlic, ginger, oregano oil, neem oil, ginseng, and grapefruit seed extract. These natural antibiotics have numerous benefits.GSE ranks high among the naturally occurring antimicrobials.

Multiple Utility of GSE

The grapefruit seed extract uses sees its use as an antiviral and antiseptic besides being antimicrobial. More importantly, the natural flora of the body is untouched while the immune system is boosted through alkalization. Thus, you have healthy intestines that aid metabolic activity.

Positive Action

Treat infections

You can treat yeast infections, fungal and viral infections and bacterial infections with this extract.

Skin toning with GSE

On the cosmetic side, grapefruit seed extract uses include its utility in toning skin.You can find people use it as a facial cleanser. Further, you can find GSE in many first-aid kits since it helps alleviate mild skin irritations. It helps treat diseases ranging from psoriasis to skin cancer. It helps reduce acne effectively. People with oily skin can use this to develop fresher look.

GSE is a powerful antibiotic, antifungal and antiseptic.Aromatherapy agent

Another of grapefruit seed extract uses is in the form of  a relaxant. Inhaling the vapors also helps you fight against lung infections. Another action of grape seed extract is to help retain body water. This action is initiated by inhaling vapors of GSE. People with asthma also find relief when they inhale vapors from a solution containing GSE.

Use as a rinse

You can use it as an oral rinse. Merely gargling a glass full of water containing a few drops of GSE will help you get rid of harmful pathogens in your mouth and airways. GSE is applied directly on the skin to treat allergies. People also use it as a vaginal douche.

GSE Use As An Antiseptic

One important use of this natural antibiotic is its use in fighting cholesterol. The hardening of arteries is reduced when you consume GSE.

Useful as a stress buster

GSE helps one to get relief from muscle fatigue. It helps dissipate stress build up. It enhances heart health. It comes in useful to treat headaches.

As a beauty aid

GSE promotes hair growth. Used as an additive to your normal shampoo, it helps get rid of dandruff.

Negative Action

Interaction of GSE with Drugs

Though the grapefruit seed extract benefits are many, one must remember that strong medical agents can interact with each other.

  • Cisapride: This drug is used to treat Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease. However, it has side effects. Grapefruit seed extract slows down the rate at which the drug is expelled from the body.
  • GSE helps fight skin infections and allergies.Dextromethorphan: The body breaks down dextromethorphan but imbibing grapefruit juice could slow this process down. Alongside, there are chances that the side-effects of dextromethorphan could increase.
  • Buspirone: This drug is a short-term treatment option for anxiety. Drinking grapefruit juice will affect the amount of buspirone that the body will absorb.
  • Estrogens: Estrogens are disposed of after the body breaks them down. GSE will decrease this speed of this process giving rise to side effects. One of the side effects is breast cancer.

Lastly, it must also be remembered that too much of anything is harmful. So, take this natural remedy in moderation.

Wide Diversity of Grapefruit Seed Extract Uses

You can see it sitting on your morning breakfast tray, you can see tourists carrying a bottle to add to their water. The enchanting flavor ranks it as one of the best-loved additives to baked, concocted or cooked food items. The grapefruit seed extract benefits make it an indispensable item for the modern kitchen.

44 Responses

  1. Oh! GSE is my favorite. I use it for everything. As a mouthwash, it keeps my breath fresh. As a hair wash, it keeps my scalp free from impurities.

  2. GSE is good you say. Can we drink a water purifier?

  3. Administration

    You see Mr. Brown, the GSE has many diverse properties. So, on one hand it purifies water while on the other it gives a soothing effect when used in aromatherapy.

  4. Gul Francis

    How should we eat the fruit?

  5. Administration

    You can make juice and have it. That will be most convenient.

  6. Administration

    Add it to some juice and drink it.

  7. My grandmother used to put a few drops in our drinking jar. She said it was very good.

  8. Herb Ennock

    Is this remedy safe?

  9. Administration

    It is a natural fruit and people from around the world eat it. However, some people choose it for its health benefits.

  10. Fred Morphy

    Why do we need this for water?

  11. Administration

    It keeps the water clean, just like chlorine but this is natural.

  12. Fred Morphy

    Thanks. I will buy some today.

  13. Bertrand Woosel

    I use GSE for my drinking water. It has good properties.

  14. John d'Kliess

    GSE is so useful. We always keep it at home.

  15. Fred Michael

    Nice article. Best Wishes!

  16. Harold Benjamin

    Sir, why is GSE chosen for purifying water?

  17. John McCormack

    GSE has many good properties. It fights bacteria and pathogens. It relieves stress. It helps the body retain water. Moreover, it has a good flavor.

  18. Reggie

    Is there any other name for this type of supplement?

  19. John McCormack

    Commercial names will vary according to the region. One must be careful about the added preservatives in that brand. This could prove detrimental.

  20. Gerald

    I like all natural products. How often should we have it?

  21. John McCormack

    You should take a break after 10 –12 days of continuous use. Otherwise, you might develop some side effects.

  22. Gerald

    You mean it is not safe?

  23. John McCormack

    You must not have too much. That is not safe.

  24. Gerald

    Oh I see. Thank you.

  25. Polly

    We always carry water when we travel. We add GSE and it helps us in many ways.

  26. Wonderful change it brings. I cannot make vote however why I like it. I always keep some on the kitchen counter.

  27. GSE is nice and I like it. Thanks for writing this article.

  28. John McCormack

    You are welcome Gina.

  29. Gabel Hoosain

    I did not know it is so effective. What is the best way to have this GSE?

  30. John McCormack

    You can have it two ways. One you can use it with your drinking water. Second, you can use it to rinse your mouth. In both cases, you will get the benefit of the GSE.

  31. GSE has good uses. I always keep some in stock.

  32. GSE has good uses. I always keep some in stock at home.

  33. Oh! I must try this for my dandruff. You say it will work. I will get back to you.

  34. Yes, you must Hilda. It is miraculous.

  35. Ralph Jacob

    I see that GSE has so many side effects. But I use it anyway since I don’t take any medication.

  36. GSE has a good smell.

  37. Fritz Gerald

    The grape seed extract is wonderful. I like the smell. How effective is it?

  38. John McCormack

    It is very effective. You need not use too much either.

  39. Balsha Mego

    Home remedies sometimes have such horrible side effects. Is GSE safe for use?

  40. John McCormack

    Yes, you can use it safely. But, avoid using it continuously for more than two weeks. It might show side effects.

  41. Balsha Mego

    Oh, so we have to stop use after 10-14 days?

  42. John McCormack

    It is the right thing to do. Take a break for 3-4 days. Then, you can use it again.

  43. Balsha Mego

    It has such a refreshing aroma. Thanks so much doctor.

  44. John McCormack

    You are welcome Mr. Mego.

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