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GERANIUM ESSENTIAL OIL

BOTANICAL NAME: Pelargonium graveolens

WHAT IT IS

Native to South Africa, the Geranium is a perennial shrub with small pink flowers and pointy leaves. Out of the many varieties of the plant, Pelargonium graveolens is the source of the essential oil which is extracted through steam distillation using the aromatic green parts of the plant, especially the leaves.

Geranium oil has a floral, fresh, heavy sweet scent with a fruity rosy note.

 

WHERE DO WE GET IT FROM

Our Geranium Essential oil comes from Egypt and is certified organic by the soil Association.

 

WHY IS IT SO GOOD

The oil possesses potent astringent, antiseptic, anti-fungal, anti-bacterial, anti-inflammatory, cicatrisant (helps to fade and clear scar tissue) cytophylactic (promotes healthy cell growth) and diuretic properties.

Geranium is an amazing skin rejuvenator and has been used back in the times of the Egyptians for promoting and supporting beautiful healthy skin. 

Geranium is particularly useful for dry, oily or combination skin because of its astringent properties and it’s ability to control sebum production. It revitalises skin cells and helps to keep the skin supple and rejuvenates pale, dull and stressed skin.

It’s powerful antiseptic, anti-fungal, and antibacterial properties make it very useful to help reduce acne breakouts and will also benefit other skin conditions such as eczema, dermatitis, psoriasis.

Also, Geranium can significantly improve the appearance of scar tissue with its cicatrisant properties that can help scars to fade over time.

YOU CAN FIND GERANIUM ESSENTIAL OIL IN FOLLOWING PRODUCTS

FACE:

Chia & Thistle Omega 3-6-9 Face Cream

Antioxidant Facial Oil Rosehip & Pomegranate

Revitalizing Facial Oil Omega 3-6-9 Boost

BODY

Baobab Body Balm

Cupuaçu & Cacao Hand & Body Butter

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