Oil Name: Geranium Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Pelargonium graveolens
Geranium essential oil is colourless, but has a tinge of light green to it. It has a watery viscosity.
It originated from South Africa, as well as Reunion, Madagascar, Egypt and Morocco. The leaves and stalks are used for extraction and is extracted using steam distillation.
Essential or Carrier Oil?
A-pinene, myrcene, limonene, menthone, linalool, geranyl acetate, citronellol, geraniol and geranyl butyrate.
Antibiotic, Antidepressant, Antiseptic, Anti-spasmodic, Astringent, Diuretic, Haemostatic, Tonic
Acne, Bruising, Burns, Circulation Problems, Cuts, Dermatitis, Eczema, Edema, Insect Bites, Menstrual Pain, Neuralgia, Sore Throat, Stress, Wounds
Pregnancy: Not suitable for pregnant mothers
Detail of Warnings
Geranium oil does not cause any side effects, since it is non-toxic, non-irritant and generally non-sensitising, yet can cause sensitivity in some people and due to the fact that it balances the hormonal system.
Avoid using it during pregnancy.
Compatible Combination Oils
Angelica, Basil, Bergamot, Clary Sage, Fennel, Grapefruit, Jasmine, Juniper, Lavender, Lemon, NeroliTags: geranium essential oils