To quote Shakespeare, “A rose by any other name would smell as sweet.” The words might be especially true of Rose Geranium’s gorgeously complex floral aroma.
This unique variety of Geranium is distilled from the leaves of the Pelargonium roseum plant. Rose Geranium is often used to encourage serenity and a balanced emotional state. It can be used as a tonic to help promote reproductive health and just like both separate florals, Rose Geranium is wondrous in skincare.
*We do not recommend using essential oils on pets, unless under the care of a veterinarian or aromatherapist.
Botanical Name: Pelargonium roseum
Method: Steam Distillation
Plant Part: Leaves
Blends Well With: Myrrh, and other resins; Neroli, and other citrus
Aroma: Sweet, floral, fruity, and earthy
Color: Clear – Pale Yellow
Safety: If pregnant, nursing or under a doctor’s care, consult physician. Discontinue use if skin sensitivity occurs. Avoid contact with eyes. Do not use undiluted on skin. Keep out of reach of children. Do not use on broken skin or on abrasions. Do not use internally, unless directed by a licensed Aromatherapist or physician.
OK For Kids: 2+
Kids Max Dilution: 1%
Adult Max Dilution: 17.5%
Shelf Life: 2-3 Years
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Diffuse & Inhale: Breathe in your favorite essential oils using an essential oil diffuser or personal pocket inhaler. For instructions on how to use your diffuser, please refer to the diffuser's product page.
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INHALER/DIFFUSER: Add to a personal inhaler and inhale as needed: 5 drops of Rose Geranium, 5 drops of Rosemary and 5 drops of Niaouli. Or add this blend to your Thera Lux Diffuser and diffuse for 30-60 minutes.
INDULGE BLEND: Add to a personal inhaler and inhale as needed: 5 drops of Rose Geranium, 2 drops of Lavender and 5 drops of Lemon. Or add 5-6 drops of this blend to your Scent Ball diffuser and diffuse for 30-60 minutes.
RELAXING BATH: Add to a 2 ounce squeeze bottle: 7 drops of Rose Geranium, 10 drops of Lavender and 3 drops of Ylang Ylang, then fill with Jojoba oil. Shake well to blend and add 1-2 teaspoons to a full tub. Relax and enjoy. (1.7% dilution)
TOENAIL CREAM: Add to a 2 ounce squeeze bottle: 6 drops of Rose Geranium, 15 drops of Tea Tree and 4 drops of Clove with 2 ounces lotion. Apply on the affected area 2-3 times daily or as needed. (2.1% dilution)
BATH SALTS: Combine: 3 drops of Rose Geranium, 3 drops of Lavender, 1 drop of Rose with 1 tablespoon of Jojoba oil and 1/2 cup of Epsom salts. Stir together and add to a full bath for a relaxing soak.
BODY LOTION: Add to a 4 ounce bottle with lotion pump: 15 drops of Rose Geranium, 10 drops of Rose, 10 drops of Lavender and 5 drops of Patchouli; fill with unscented body lotion. Shake to mix well. Use as desired, after bath or shower. (1.7% dilution)
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