Botanical Name: Pelargonium graveolens
Common Name: Geranium Essential Oil
Country of Origin: Africa
Antiseptic, antiviral, antibacterial, deodorant.
Mind & Spirit:
Balancing, normalizing, uplifting.
Geranium has a rose-like aroma with minty undertones. It provides balancing properties to both dry and oily complexions, known to be relaxing during times of stress, while helping to balance hormones and relieve pre-menstrual symptoms. This oil can relieve stress and depression, reduce inflammation and irritation.
When applied to the skin it creates a calming and relaxing effect that can help alleviate headaches, anxiety.
Blended in massage oil, or diluted in the bath, to assist with menstrual pain.
In a burner geranium oil is relaxing and calming which helps to remove exhaustion and mental sluggishness and rejuvenates the spirits ideal when in stressful situations.
The deodorant nature of geranium oil makes it a perfect room freshener.
Hint: Blend geranium essential oil with lemon and rosemary for a basic face spritz that will promote calmness and ease anxiety.
Add 4-6 drops of oil to an oil burner or diffuser to enhance your mood.
May be added to water for a relaxing bath and help with muscles cramps.