There are over 500 varieties of geraniums. Only
Pelargonium Roseum, Pelargonium Graveolens, Pelargonium Odorantissimum
and Pelargonium Radula are use to produce the oil we use. The entire
plant is used in steam distillation. It produces a green yellow
oil, which has a green sweet, sometimes rosy, sometimes minty scent.
Geranium is native to Southern Africa and is a member
of the Geraniaceae family. Today it is grown in many countries which
include, China, Egypt, Morocco, Russia, The Island of Reunion, Southwestern
Indian Ocean. It is believed the best oil comes from The Island
This oil helps most all skin types. It gives the
skin a radiating, youthful glow. It is know to help with lymphatic
and circulatory systems to help fight against cellulite, and helps
rid skin of toxins. It also helps control oily skin.
After a mentally and physically draining day, inhaling
this oil can help lessen anxiety and stress. Geranium is known for
its antidepressant effects as it uplifts the mind from negative
and depressing thoughts. It can also be use as a stimulant for sensuality.
One can self express, improve communication and overcome fears of
speaking with Geranium oil.
It can bring on harmony and balance between male and female .
Geranium can help the following,
PMS symptoms (including swollen breasts)
WARNING: None Known.
provided here is for information purposes only, you should consult
a medical doctor if you have any health queries or problems.
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