Today’s Aromatherapy Tip of the Day: September 18, 2013 is Geranium Essential Oil.
Geranium (Pelargonium graveolens)
Areas of Origin: Algeria, Egypt, Madagascar, Morocco, Reunion Islands
Essential Oil is steam distilled from the leaves of the Geranium plant.
Color: Yellow to Greenish-Yellow
Aroma: Rose, Citrus
Benefits: Helps Fight Fungus, Reduces Inflammation, Boosts Immune System
Digestive Aid – Relieves Diarrhea
Immune Support – Fights Bacteria and Fungus, Stimulates the Digestive System
Moods and Emotions – Balances Moods
Skin Care – Regenerates dry and sensitive skin, Nourishes mature skin, Freshens
Sleep Cycle – Relieves restlessness, Promotes sleep
Women’s Cycles – Balances Hormones, Relieves Fluid Retention and Symptoms of PMS and Menopause
Wound Healing: Promotes Healing of Burns
Additional Benefit – Great Harmonizer for Essential Oil Blends
Debra Mauldin, Certified Aromatherapist
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