Organic Essential Oil Details:
Botanical Name: Pelargonium Graveolens
Plant Part: Leaves & Flowers
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Description: Organic Geranium Oil is a hairy perennial shrub, often used in hedgerows, and will stand up to about one meter high (3 feet) with pointed leaves, serrated at the edges and pinkish-white flowers. The leaves and stalks are used for extraction, and the oil is obtained through steam distillation.
Color: Pale yellow to greenish yellow liquid
Aromatic Scent: Organic Geranium Oil has a scent that is both sweet and herbaceous, while carrying some subtle notes similar in character to Rose.
Common Uses: Geranium Egyptian Essential Oil is well known for its skincare properties. It can be used to even out oily or combination skin complexions and is said to nourish and re-hydrate dry and mature skin. Geranium Egyptian can also be used to calm irritability, relax the mind and ease cases of insomnia. The strong smell of this oil is particularly good to ward off mosquitoes and head lice.
Spiritual Use: Geranium oil can help diminish fears of abandonment of love. It asks that one be more accepting and loving to ourself. As we love ourselves more, than we can fully commit to loving others.
What Chakra is connected: Heart, Throat, Solar plexus and Roots
History: The Geranium plants originated from South Africa as well as Reunion, Madagascar, Egypt and Morocco and were introduced to European countries such as Italy, Spain and France in the 17th century. There are over 200 species of geranium, some scented and some not.
Cautions: Geranium Oil is non-toxic, non-irritant and generally non-sensitizing. It can cause sensitivity in some people and due to the fact that it balances the hormonal system, it should be avoided during pregnancy.
**All our organic essential oils are for external use only. Before using essential oils internal contact a qualified Aromatherapist. The information on this page is for educational purposes only, it is not meant to treat, cure, prevent, or diagnose of any disease or condition, it is not prescribe in any way.
Do not use during pregnancy.