Species: Pelargonium graveolens
Method: Steam distillation
Note Classification: Middle
Scent: Sweet, slightly floral
Extracted From: Flowers
Of Interest: There are approximately 700 varieties of geranium, only about 10 of which supply essential oil.
Aromatherapy Properties: Nervous tension and stress. Sore throats, tonsillitis. Acne, congested skin, dermatitis, eczema, haemorrhoids, lice, bruises, burns, Cellulitis, oedema. Reproductive disorders, menopause, PMT.
Blends Well With: Basil, Bergamot, Black Pepper, Chamomile Roman, Clary Sage, Clove, Cypress, Fennel, Frankincense, Ginger, Grapefruit, Jasmine, Juniper, Lavender, Lemon, Mandarin, Neroli, Orange, Palmarosa, Patchouli, Peppermint, Rose, Rosemary,s andalwood.
Safety Data: Non-toxic, non-irritant, generally non-sensitizing; possible contact dermatitis in hypersensitive individuals.