Geranium Essential Oil

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.


Common Name Geranium
Botanical Latin Name Pelargonium graveolens
Botanical Family Geraniaceae
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.

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