Geranium – Essential Oil
Geranium has a strong floral aroma. It can be beneficial for menstrual, menopausal, and infertility problems as it said to be hormonally and emotionally balancing. It is said to be helpful for skin conditions such as eczema, psoriasis and shingles and emotionally to relieve anxiety agitation, and nervous fatigue. Geranium also repels insects and is a good addition to insect repellent formulations.
Latin: Pelargonium graveolens
Origin: South Africa
Note Classification: Middle
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Parts Used: Flowers
Blends well with: Allspice, Basil, Bay Leaf, Bergamot, Black Pepper, Cade, Carrot Seed, Chamomile, Citronella, Clary Sage, Clementine, Clove Bud, Coriander, Cypress, Eucalyptus, Fennel, Frankincense, Galbanum, Ginger, Grapefruit, Guaiac Wood, Helichrysum, Ho Wood, Hyysop, Jasmine, Juniper Berry, Lavender, Lemon, Lemongrass, Lemon Eucalyptus, Litsea, Mandarin, Myrrh, Neroli, Nutmeg, Palmarosa, Patchouli, Peppermint, Rosemary, Sandalwood, Spikenard, Sweet Orange, Tangerine, Thyme, Ylang Ylang
Cautions: Never use essential oils undiluted or in eyes or mucus membranes. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children and pets. If applying an essential oil to the skin, always dilute and perform a small patch test to an insensitive part of the body.
This information is for educational purposes only. It has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration and is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.