Rose geranium essential oil

NZ $10.30

100% pure therapeutic grade


Therapeutic Grade: P - Y


Rose geranium essential oil

100% pure therapeutic grade
Botanical name: Pelargonium roseum
Plant part: leaves and stems
Extraction method: steam distillation
Origin: India

Description: Rose geranium is a hairy perennial shrub growing up to 1m. It has pointed leaves, serrated at the edges, and pinkish-white flowers.

Colour: clear

Common uses: A very versatile oil, rose geranium can be used to help in the treatment of acne, bruises, burns, cuts, dermatitis, eczema, lice, mosquito repellent, ringworm.

Note: middle

Strength of aroma: medium

Blends well with: angelica, basil, bergamot, carrot seed, cedarwood, citronella, clary sage, grapefruit, jasmine, lavender, lime, neroli, orange, rosemary.

Aromatic scent: Many of the chemical constituents are similar to that of rose essential oil. It has some of the rose floral notes in a base that is both sweet and herbaceous.

History: The plants originated in South Africa, Madagascar, Egypt and Morocco and were introduced to Italy, Spain, and France in the 17th century. In early times geraniums were planted around the house to ward off evil spirits.

Cautions: Very potent and not to be used on sensitive skin. Avoid use during pregnancy.

Important note: The information provided is for educational purposes only. It is not considered complete and is not guaranteed to be accurate.

General safety information: Do not take any oils internally.
Do not apply undiluted essential oils, absolutes, CO2s or other concentrated essences onto the skin.
If you are pregnant, epileptic, have liver damage, have cancer, or have any other medical problem, use oils only under the proper guidance of a qualified aromatherapy practitioner.
Use extreme caution when using oils with children and give children only the gentlest oils at extremely low doses.
It is safest to consult a qualified aromatherapy practitioner before using oils with children.
A skin patch test should be conducted prior to using an oil that you've never used before.

Everyday, super simple uses for essential oils

Essential oils are used to fragrance soap (2%-3%), balms (0.5%), skin creams and butters (0.5%).

Other uses
Make your own perfumes



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