Geranium Essential Oil - 10ml
Pelargonium graveolens, flower, distilled, certified organic, Egypt.This oil is said to lift the spirits and enhance communication. It has an inspiring citrus aroma that when diffused creates a pleasant, positive atmosphere that can be used to enhance talks and negotiations. Geranium also has nourishing, astringent and cleansing properties recommended for supporting healthy skin, especially during adolescence. It has general tonic qualities on body function and can be used to assist normal processes of hormonal balance in phases of menstruation and menopause. Blends well with : Lavender True, Basil, all Citrus oils, Palmarosa and Cedarwood.
- Cold Sore
Geranium is reported to have anti-viral properties that support its use on cold sores. Place 1 drop directly on the area when the tingling sensation occurs. Repeat 3-4 times day for 2-3 days.
- Skin Care
With nourishing and cleansing properties, this oil can be used as an excellent tonic for healthy skin, particularly during adolescence or during times of stress. It can also be dabbed directly on spots. 1-2 drops of Geranium added to your daily moisturiser will aid natural balance and rejuvenation.
- Menstrual Phases
To help maintain normal balance in pre-menstrual phases and to encourage a relaxed state of body and mind: add 7-10 drops of Geranium oil to the bath, or on a compress for the small of the back, before bedtime a few days before you expect menstruation. Repeat monthly as required.
To support effective natural healing when skin is bruised, apply 1-2 drops directly to the affected area - prior to discolouration if possible. Repeat for several days. This oil can also be blended 50/50 with Lavender True for the same purpose.
Traditional and Historical Information
With roots in ancient Egyptian medicine where it was reportedly used against cancer growths, Geranium is a plant with an extensive tradition in healing. It is said to have anti-viral, antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties. It is considered relaxing, decongestant, balancing and uplifting. It has been indicated in the treatment of depression, measles, chicken pox and mumps. It has general tonic qualities on skin tissue and has been utilised for various skin conditions including eczema. It is also a plant that has established a connection with treatments for menstrual and menopausal complaints.
Safe used as directed. If ingested, drink milk. Avoid the eyes, flush with water. Keep out of reach of children.
Therapeutic plant oils are used to support natural body process for optimum health and wellbeing. The information here is NOT meant as recommendation for cure of any medical condition or disease.