Botanical Name: Pelargonium graveolens
Country of Origin: Egypt
Extraction Method: Certified Organic Steam Distilled
Distillation Date: Oct 2021
Minimum Shelf Life: 5 years
Plant Part: Leaf and Flower
Perfume Note: Middle
Aroma: Smooth, floral, sweet and fresh
Blends well with: Basil, Bergamot, Black Pepper, Clary Sage, Clove Bud, Cypress, Frankincense, Ginger, Grapefruit Pink, Jasmine sambac, Lavender, Lime, Orange Sweet, Palmarosa, Patchouli, Peppermint, Rhododendron, Rose Moroc, Rosemary, Sandalwood, Siam Wood (Pemou), Ylang Ylang III, Ylang Ylang Complete, Ylang Ylang Extra
This Geranium (Pelargonium graveolens) essential oil has a smooth sweet floral aroma. While many types of Geranium essential oil possess antimicrobial properties, this Egyptian variety is valued in skin care and anti-aging formulations.
If searching for distinctly rosy
smelling Geranium, see our Rose Geranium
oil from Madagascar or Geranium Bourbon
from La Reunion.
The aroma of this oil from Egypt is both relaxing and refreshing, and is regarded by therapists for easing stress, depression, anxiety, tension and menopausal problems.
Widely used in creams, blended into a massage oil or directly in the bath. Geranium essential oil is good for eczema, burns, healing wounds, cellulite, ringworm and hemorrhoids. It is also used as an insect repellent especially good for mosquitoes and used in head lice remedies as well as a popular ingredient in soaps and perfumes.
Batch specific GC/MS analysis for this essential oil is available by clicking on the green tab above.
Aromatherapy use: acne, astringent, bruises, broken capillaries, burns, cellulitis, poor circulation, cuts, dermatitis, diabetes, diarrhea, eczema, edema, hemorrhoids, hormonal imbalance, insomnia, jaundice, kidney stones, lice, liver congestion, menopause, mosquito repellant, neuralgia, oily skin, ringworm, shingles, sore throat, spider veins, stress, tonsillitis
General use: Oil diffusers, potpourri, as a blending ingredient for adding pure essential oil essence to massage oil, perfume, bath oil, bath salt, bath and shower gels, spa treatment oils and creams, soap making, candle making
Contraindications: Non-irritant, non-toxic