Geranium Rose Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Pelargonium Graveolens
Method of Cultivation: Cultivated without chemicals
Common Method Of Extraction: Steam distilled
Parts Used: Flowers and leaves
Note Classification: Middle
Aroma: Heavy, sweet, floral
Largest Producing Countries: Egypt, Spain, France, and Italy
Traditional Use: Throughout history geranium has been known as a powerful wound healer. It has been utilized medicinally and in the fragrance industry. Used historically for hemorrhoids, dysentery, heavy menstrual flow, inflammation, and possibly even cancer. It has also been historically recorded to help with tumors, bone fractures and wounds.
Therapeutic Properties and common uses: Airborne bacteria, nalgesic, anti-bacterial, antidepressant, anti-diabetic, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, astringent, cicatrizant, deodorant, diuretic, emmenagogue, hepatic, insecticide, insect repellent, regenerative, rubefacient, sedative, stimulates the immune system, styptic, tonic, vasoconstrictor, vermifuge, vulnerary
Blend Classification: Enhancer and Equalizer.
Blends Well With: Bergamot, chamomile, clary sage, clove, cypress, ginger, grapefruit, jasmine, juniper, lemon, mandarin, neroli, palmarosa, patchouli, peppermint, rose, rosemary, sandalwood, ylang ylang. The emotional stabilizing properties of this oil can be used in many ways. Diffuse into the air, or make a room spray that you can spray as needed. You can also add a couple drops to a relaxing bath.
Of Interest: Geranium leaves can be used in jams and jellies or added to your favorite baked goods.
Aromatic Guide: When diffused, it may help release negative memories and take us back to more joyful, peaceful moments. May help ease stress and nervous tension. It may lift the spirit and foster peace, well-being and hope.
Safety Data: Avoid while pregnant. May cause skin irritation.
Products Used In: Aloe & Coconut Deodorant, Tangerine Facial Cleanser, Evening Primrose & Green Tea Facial Cream, Head-to-Toe Blue Malva Oil.