Egyptian Geranium Essential Oil has an aroma that is rich, sweet, quite floral, and very pleasing. There are over 200 species of Geranium; the Graveolens variety is known to produce the highest quality and most therapeutic Geranium Essential Oil. Geranium Essential Oil is widely used in aromatherapy as a balancing oil for the skin, PMS, and Menopause. Geranium Essential Oil is also used to balance and regulate hormones and bacteria in the body. Egyptian and Reunion Geranium Essential Oils tend to be the heaviest with the most therapeutic properties.
Specific Benefits of Geranium Essential Oil as follows: Balancing and regulating hormones... Geranium is one of the main essential oils used for balancing hormones. It is believed to regulate the release of adrenal hormones and to stabilize both male and female sex hormone secretion.
PMS relief... Because of its powerful analgesic (pain-reducing) properties and hormone-balancing nature, Geranium is often used to ease menstrual cramps and offer relief from pain due to PMS.
Skincare... Geranium Essential Oil is deemed helpful in a number of skin applications. It is known to keep the skin supple and balance the production of sebum to prevent excessively oily skin, while reducing acne breakouts.
Properties: Analgesic, Antibacterial, Antidepressant, Antidiabetic, Anti-inflammatory, Antiseptic, Astringent, Cicatrizant, Deodorant, Diuretic, Emmenagogue, Hepatic, Insecticide, Regenerative, Rubefacient, Sedative, Tonic, Vermifuge, and Vulnerary
Perfumery Note: Middle
Aroma: Floral, Rich, Sweet, and Slightly Fruity
Blends with: Bergamot, Bulgarian Rose Otto,Clary Sage, Clove Bud, Cypress, German Chamomile, Ginger, Jasmine, Juniper Berry,Lemon, Mandarin, Neroli, Palo Santo, Patchouli,Peppermint, Roman Chamomile, Rosemary,Sandalwood, and Ylang Ylang
Recipes We Love: PMS Relief Massage Oil
4 drops Geranium Essential Oil
Mix all oils together, then add the blend to the Argan base. Shake well and apply to lower abdomen and lower back regions.
5 drops Geranium Essential Oil
Mix oils into 2oz. of water and shake well. Use a cotton pad to apply the mixture to the face, neck, and shoulders after cleansing to leave the skin cooled and refreshed.
Hormone Balancing Inhalation
Geranium Essential Oil
All of these essential oils are known to help balance hormones. You can mix and match them as you prefer by using a few drops of each in your diffuser.