Latin Name: Pelargonium graveolens
Country of Origin: Egypt
Cultivation Method: Wild crafted
Aroma: Sweet, rosy, herbal, green
Extraction Method: Steam distilled
Plant Part: Leaf
Energetics: Harmonize Shen, strengthens Qi, nourish & invigorate blood, circulating energy (P.Holmes)
Safety: Non toxic, non irritating, non sensitizing, No known contraindications. If you have hypersensitive skin, patch test first.
Actions supported by clinical studies: Antidepressant, analgesic, antimicrobial, anxiolytic. (Battaglia)
Leading / Common Uses: Moods / Emotions: Soothing, balancing and cooling energy of geranium calms the mind and relaxes nerves reducing anxiety. Skin: Long history of excellent regenerative and anti-inflammatory actions for skin. Also regarded as a antifungal. Geranium when properly diluted is gentle enough even for highly irritated skin conditions, also a great addition to massage blends.
Recipe – Relaxing massage blend
- 6 drops geranium
- 6 drops lavender
- 6 drops mandarin, or sweet orange
Add to 1 ounce carrier oil of choice. Also lovely when applied after bath to damp skin.
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