Geranium essential oil is one of my favorite and it is also a must have essential oils for female. Geranium oil has sweet and gentle aroma of roses, it can awaken our inner female sensibility, intuition and creativity.
|Botanical Latin Name||Pelargonium graveolens|
|Place of Origin||South Africa|
|Part of plant used||Leaves and branches|
|Extraction Method||Steam distillation|
|Precaution/ Contra-indication||Non-toxic, non-irritating, and non-sensitising. But some hypersensitive cases in dermatitis was recorded.|
Geranium essential oil keyword is “balance”. When life lost their rhythm and order, geranium essential oil can restore the balance of the body and mind, such as regulating the body endocrine system, female hormones, sebum secretion and calming emotions.
In the early of 16th century, Dutch noticed that the local people in South Africa often use geranium to cover the wound, it not only can reduce the infection, but also can increase the wound healing speed, so they bring it back to cultivate in Europe.
In addition, it is also effective as mosquitoes repellent.