Geranium essential oil (Pelargonium Gravelolens) it is linked to love, to the expectation of a sweet response, but also, by contrast, to madness. Between the two extremes, each shade of color of the flower corresponds to a different meaning. The plant is native to southern Africa, it was imported into Italy by a Venetian nobleman.
The Ministry of Health recognizes its relaxing effect; promotes sleep. Counteracts menstrual cycle and menopause disorders.
In aromatherapy, on a physical level, it is known as an analgesic, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, antispasmodic and healing.
It is suggested by aromatherapists as useful against canker sores, gingivitis, acne, eczema, hemorrhoids. In massages it is used in case of cellulite and water retention.
It helps to relieve dermatitis and eczema, and as it is also an antibacterial, it is effective against acne. It is used to tighten the skin and to help fight wrinkles.
- Room diffuser: a few drops in 100 ml. of water
- Bath tub: a few drops of essential oil emulsified in coarse salt or milk or cream or honey to put in hot water (used to prevent the oil from volatilizing due to the heat)
- Massages: we recommend diluting a few drops of essential oil in a tablespoon of oil via
Warnings: Non-toxic essential oil.
If in doubt, consult a doctor/pharmacist/herbalist.