balancing and calming ...
Geranium (Pelargonium graveolens) is like the set of scales for aromatherapy, it helps to balance conditions whether it is physical or emotional. The sweet rosy scent is distinct and favoured by many.
Place of Origin - Egypt
Part of Plant Used - Leaf
Method of Extraction - Steam Distillation
Method of Application - Vapourisation, Massage, Bath
Note - Middle
Aroma - Rich-sweet rosy slight minty overtone (middle note)
See HOW TO USE ESSENTIAL OILS for more information on general use and dosages for children or elderly.
Blends well with
Bergamot, Clove, Grapefruit, Jasmine, Juniper, Lavender, Lemon, Neroli, Palmarosa, Patchouli, Rose, Sandalwood.
Geranium was introduced into Europe in the 1600s from Africa. It has a history of treating skin conditions such as burns, wounds and tumors.
Balancing and comforting softening the hardest of exteriors. Promotes reassurance, security and flexibility to discontented insecure dispositions.
Assists in the treatment of fluid retention. Add 6 drops to 10ml Vegetable Glycerine, then add mixture to bath; or add 6 drops to 10ml base oil or base cream and massage body. If fluid retention persists, seek medical advice.
For the relief of premenstrual symptoms. Add 6 drops to 10ml Vegetable Glycerine, then add mixture to bath; or to 10ml base oil or base cream and massage stomach in clockwise direction. Use only as directed and if pain or symptoms persist, consult a health care professional.
Skin and Hair Care
Treatment of acne, dermatitis, bruises and the relief of symptoms of eczema. For face add 3 drops to 10ml base cream and massage. For body, use 6 drops to 10ml base oil or base cream.
Help normalise both dry and oily skin. For face add 3 drops to 10ml base oil or base cream and massage. For body, use 6 drops to 10ml base oil or cream.