Ingredients: 100% pure Essential Oil of Rose geranium
Main Constituents: Geraniol: 13% Citronellol: 21%
Botanical Name: Pelargonium x asperum, Pelargonium Roseum Leaf
INCI Name USA: Pelargonium Graveolens
Plant Part: Flower/Leaf/Steam
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Origin: Egypt, Singapore or South Africa
Some of the Therapeutic effects:
Uplifting and calming, particularly useful for women and those moving through menopause. Rose geranium has traditionally been known to help balance hormones as well as help alleviate PMS related symptoms. It is invaluable for treating nervous tension and depression. Skin problems such as dermatitis and eczema. It is one of the few oils with the ability to uplift and sedate, traditionally considered as an astringent.
Origins: Originated from South Africa and was not brought into Europe until 1960. It was used in ancient times as a remedy for tumours, burns and wounds. In native Africa it was used in teas to cure stomach upsets and stop internal bleeding. Throughout the centuries people have planted them around their homes to keep evil spirits at bay.
Cautionary Note: Rose Geranium Essential Oil is non-toxic, non-irritant and generally non-sensitizing, though it can cause sensitivity in some people due to the fact that it balances the hormonal system, it should be avoided during pregnancy. NEVER apply pure essential oil directly to the skin. Avoid mucus membranes (eyes/nose/mouth). Always consult with a Qualified Medical or Natural Therapy Practitioner before using essential oils for medicinal purposes. This information on Rose Geranium oil is for educational purposes only, it is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
We only stock cold pressed or steam extracted essential oils -(never solvent extracted)