This oil is said to lift the spirits and enhance communication. It has an inspiring citrus aroma that when diffused creates a pleasant, positive atmosphere that can be used to enhance talks and negotiations. Geranium also has nourishing, astringent and cleansing properties recommended for supporting healthy skin, especially during adolescence. It has general tonic qualities on body function and can be used to assist normal processes of hormonal balance in phases of menstruation and menopause. Blends well with Lavender True, Basil, all Citrus oils, Palmarosa and Cedarwood.
Geranium is reported to have anti-viral properties that support its use on cold sores. Place 1 drop directly on the area when the tingling sensation occurs. Repeat 3-4 times day for 2-3 days.
With nourishing and cleansing properties, this oil can be used as an excellent tonic for healthy skin, particularly during adolescence or during times of stress. It can also be dabbed directly on spots. 1-2 drops of Geranium added to your daily moisturiser will aid natural balance and rejuvenation.
To help maintain normal balance in pre-menstrual phases and to encourage a relaxed state of body and mind: add 7-10 drops of Geranium oil to the bath, or on a compress for the small of the back, before bedtime a few days before you expect menstruation. Repeat monthly as required.
To support effective natural healing when skin is bruised, apply 1-2 drops directly to the affected area - prior to discolouration if possible. Repeat for several days. This oil can also be blended 50/50 with Lavender True for the same purpose.