Geranium essential oil is derived from the flowers and leaves of the geranium plant, specifically Pelargonium Graveolens.

We chose Geranium for many of our ingredients, it really is our signature essential oil.  Our selection was based on key benefits of this amazing and fragrant oil that contribute to its ability to help the skin heal and support overall skin health:

Anti-inflammatory Properties: Geranium oil contains anti-inflammatory compounds that can help reduce inflammation and redness in the skin. This property makes it beneficial for soothing skin conditions such as acne, dermatitis, and eczema.

Regenerative and Cell Renewal Support: Geranium essential oil may support skin cell regeneration and renewal. It can help promote the growth of new skin cells, aiding in the healing of scars, wounds, and other skin imperfections. It can help balance sebum production, making it suitable for both oily and dry skin types. 

Antimicrobial and Antiseptic Properties: Geranium oil possesses antimicrobial and antiseptic properties, which can help protect the skin from harmful bacteria and microbes. It may aid in preventing infections and promoting a clean, healthy environment for skin healing.

Astringent Effects: Geranium oil has astringent properties, which help to tighten and tone the skin. This can assist balancing sebum production, and improving the overall texture and appearance of the skin.

Antioxidant Effects: Geranium oil contains antioxidants that help protect the skin from free radical damage. This can contribute to the prevention of premature aging and support the overall health and vitality of the skin.

Insect Repelling: Geranium oil has natural insect-repelling properties, particularly against mosquitoes and ticks. Its scent acts as a deterrent, making it a valuable ingredient in natural insect repellents or when used topically to ward off pesky bugs.

These properties and components of geranium oil work together to provide a range of benefits for the skin, including calming inflammation, supporting wound healing, protecting against harmful microorganisms, promoting healthy skin cell renewal, and maintaining balanced sebum production.

With its floral and slightly sweet aroma, this essential oil offers several primary benefits for overall well-being, another key reason this is part of our signature scent profile and used in many of our products:

Balancing and Calming: Geranium oil is known for its balancing properties, helping to stabilize emotions and promote a sense of calmness. It can assist in reducing feelings of stress, anxiety, and tension, while promoting relaxation.

 Mood Uplifting: The uplifting aroma of geranium oil can help improve mood, boost spirits, and create a positive atmosphere. It can be used in diffusers or added to personal care products for a pleasant fragrance that promotes emotional well-being.

In summary, geranium essential oil offers a floral aroma and provides benefits such as emotional balance, skin care support, insect repelling properties, mood uplifting effects, and hormonal balance support.