Geranium Essential Oil - Brisbane Australia

Geranium

Botanical Name:                   Pelargonium graveolens

Synonym:                              Pelargonium odorantissimum, P.ororatissimum

Botanical Family:                  Geraniaceae

Country of Origin:                South Africa, Spain, Morocco, Egypt, Italy

Plant Part:                              Leaves and flowers

Extraction Method:               Steam distillation

Characteristics:                    Floral, sweet, heavy, tangy

Properties:                            
Analgesic, anticoagulant, antidepressant, antiseptic, astringent, cicatrizant, cytophylactic, diuretic, deodorant, maemostatic, hypoglycemiant, insecticide, styptic, tonic, vasoconstrictor, vulnerary.

Chemical Constituents:      
α-pinene, myrcene, limonene, menthone, acetate, citronellol, geraniol, geranyl butyrate

 

Indications:

 

Mind & Spirit:           

                       

  • Relieves anxiety and depression
  • Uplifting
  • Balances the nervous system
  • Energising and yet relaxing.

 

Body: 

                       

  • Regulates the hormonal system
  • Good for wounds, bruises, eczema, burns, acne, broken veins and mature dry skin
  • Clears the body of toxins
  • Guards against fluid retention and swollen ankles
  • Treats PMS and menopausal symptoms
  • Maintains homeostasis of the body

 

Contraindications:                Nil

Note:                                     Middle

Odour Intensity:                    6

Blends well with:                 
Basil, Bay, bergamot, cedarwood, clary sage, frankincense, grapefruit, jasmine, lavender, lemon, lime, neroli, orange, palmarosa, patchouli, petitgrain, rose, rosemary, rosewood, sandalwood, ylang ylang

 

Traditions:                

For centuries geranium has been planted around homes to keep evil spirits at bay.  It has been regarded as a great healing plant, used for wounds, tumours, cholera and fractures.  Geranium is a fragrance often used in soaps and perfumes.

    AU$17.20Price