Geranium oil is majorly used inaromatherapy due to its numerous health benefits. Generally itimproves physical, emotional and mental overall wellbeing. This oilis commonly used by Egyptians to enhance beauty and radiance.Nowadays it is being used as natural skin care ingredient toalleviate anxiety, treat acne, reduce inflammation and also assist inhormonal balance.
Also its sweet smell aroma helps upliftmood, promote emotional wellbeing as well as lessen fatigue.
Pelargoniun graveolens (Geranium) Oilis nonirritant, non-toxic and non-sensitizing generally. Itstherapeutic properties include wound healing, antiseptic andantidepressant. It has been said to be the best remedy oil for somediverse dermatological issues such as congested or oily skin,dermatitis, and eczema.
Benefits of Geranium Oil
Some of the most common benefits of theoil include;
Alleviates menopause effects
Reduces blood pressure
Improves dental health
Uses of Geranium Oil
Because it is an astringent, the oilencourages contractions in various body parts causing tightening ofthe skin which consequently slows down the aging effects. To trythis, add two drops of the oil into your lotion and apply two timesdaily. After a week you will notice your wrinkle begin to fade away.
Geranium assists in contraction andtightening of muscles again due to its astringent property. Thisprevents the skin and muscles from sagging giving one a more tonedabdominal look. To achieve this, Mix 5 drops of the oil with onetablespoon of jojoba oil to create a massage oil, apply this mixtureand massage it gently but firmly onto the muscles.
Helps fight infections;
The oil possess an antibacterialproperty which makes it helpful in fighting against bacteria. The oilcan prevent bacteria from growing especially on wounds. What you needto do is rub little bit of it on the affected area and cover with aclean piece of cloth or gauze. Repeat this twice or once a day tillthe cut or wound heals.
Speeds up the healing process;
Geranium oils speeds up wounds,incisions or wounds. Moreover it assists in fading the appearance ofscars and other skin blemishes caused by wounds, cuts, skinirritations and acne giving the skin a more even tone. Due to itscicatrizing property blood circulation below the affected areaimproves assisting in the healing process.