Extracted from the petals and leaves of the Pelargonium graveolens plant, geranium essential oil offers a charming and soothing aroma reminiscent of fresh flowers. This versatile oil possesses a wide range of therapeutic properties, making it a popular choice in natural skincare, aromatherapy, and perfumery. Known for its balancing effects on the mind and body, geranium essential oil can promote relaxation, uplift mood, and support healthy skin.
Scientific Name: Pelargonium graveolens
Oil Origin: Leaves & Flowers
Extraction: Steam distillation
Aroma: Fresh, Sweet, Floral
Odor Strength: Medium
Widely used in natural roll on perfumes and body spray as deodorant
It is said to firm sagging skin and reduce wrinkles
Improves Cognitive function
It is said to enhance concentration, balance emotions and improve cognitive function.
It has anti-inflammatory and antiseptic properties which helps heal wounds and treat skin problems such as eczema, burns, frostbite etc.
Ways to use
The sweet scent of Geranium when diffused is uplifting, energizing and it is said to improve health both physically and mentally.
Add a few drops of Geranium essential oil according to the diffuser capacity ( 3 to 5 drops of essential oil for every 100 ml of water )
Turn on the diffuser, and allow the floral aroma to fill your room
Its anti-inflammatory and antiseptic properties make it an ideal choice to treat skin conditions
Add 2 to 3 drops of Geranium oil to face cream
Apply to your face twice a day.
Mix 5 drops of geranium oil in a tbsp of Sesame carrier oil
Use the mixture as body massage oil to tighten loose skin.
Geranium oil is widely used in cosmetics like perfumes and natural soaps for its anti-bacterial, deodorant and skin tightening properties.
Combine 5 drops of geranium oil and 5 tbsp of water in a spray bottle
Use daily to eliminate body odors
Recommended Essential Oil Blends:
Recommended Carrier oils:
- Avoid contact with eyes, nose, and sensitive areas.
- Never apply essential oils to the skin or scalp directly. It is highly recommended to dilute the oil using a carrier oil to avoid skin irritation.
- Do a patch test before topical use to make sure there are no allergic reactions to any essential oil.
- If you are pregnant, nursing or taking medication; consult a physician before use.