Geranium Essential Oil


Geranium Essential Oil


100% Pure & Natural Geranium Essential Oil

Botanical Name: pelargonium graveolens

With over 700 varieties of Geranium in the world, most are grown for ornamental use. Pelagonium graveolens is the main Geranium commercially cultivated for essential oil.

Geranium shares many qualities with Rose oil, as it promotes healthy-looking skin and is used to comfort burns and upset skin. Emotionally, like Rose, it soothes grief and sadness.

Uses of Geranium Essential Oil

  • Improve the appearance of dry/mature skin with a few drops Geranium mixed into an unscented face and body cream. Apply each night before bed.
  • Great for balance. Mix a few drops into a carrier oil, such as Jojoba, and apply nightly to improve the appearance of oily, congested skin.
  • For healthy-looking hair, mix in a few drops in with your shampoo or conditioner. Great for oily and dry hair types.
  • Add to water diffuser or vaporizer to enjoy the sweet floral scent and release feelings of tension or stress.
  • Inhale a few drops on a cotton ball to lift the spirits.
  • Good choice to replace chemical insect repellents.
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History and Background

In Chinese Medicine, cool/moist action, water and earth element, yin energy, clears heat and inflammation with cool and moist energy.

Beneficial for chronic and acute anxiety, especially when related to nervous exhaustion and overwork. Affects ability to receive and experience as well as give and express. Effective in traveling through the central opening, the survival level to the conscious level.

Physical Description

This oil is greenish-yellow in color.

Aromatic Description

Strong, sweet, fresh, green, slightly citrus minty, and spicy. Pleasant when diluted, this oil is floral and rose-like in scent.

Biological Makeup and Components

75-80% alcohols (terpenic geraniol, citronellol, linalol and terpineol), esters (acetic, butyric, valerianic), ketones, phenols (eugenol), and terpenes (phellandrene, pinene). with isomethone, menthone, phellandrene, sabinene, limonene.

Extraction Technique

Extracted by steam distillation of the plant.

Information for Aromatherapists

A middle note, Geranium blends well with Rose Juniper, Rosemary, Bergamot, Lavender, Cinnamon, citrus oils, and Basil. A very versatile oil in blending, it blends well with almost any oil. It gives soft floral notes to blends and is a good fixative.

Our Geranium essential oil is 100% pure and natural. It is free of any chemicals, pesticides, synthetic perfumes, fillers, or carrier oils.

  • For external use only. Do not ingest.
  • High quality product is very expensive, so there is a danger of adulteration with this oil.
  • Non-toxic, non-irritating and generally non-sensitizing. Hyper-sensitive persons can experience contact dermatitis. Patch test before broad use.
  • If you are pregnant, epileptic, have cancer, have liver issues, or any other serious illness, we strongly suggest you consult a medical professional prior to using Geranium essential oil.
  • Always keep essential oils out of reach of children.
  • Keep this oil tightly closed and in room temperature or cooler spot.
Additional Safety Information




All of our essential oils are 100% natural and free of any chemicals, pesticides and synthetic perfumes.

These products are NOT intended to diagnose, cure or prevent any disease. This information is NOT a substitute for professional medical treatment or consultation. Prior to using essential oils, Source Vitál always recommends consulting your medical professional if you are pregnant, epileptic, have cancer, have liver issues, or any other serious illness. Do NOT ingest essential oils internally or apply undiluted oils onto the skin without consultation from an experienced and trained aromatherapist or aromatherapy practitioner. Always consult an aromatherapist before using essential oils for babies and children.

Keep all oils tightly closed and cool. Always keep out of reach of children.

The information provided on this web site is compiled from common knowledge and is intended for your general knowledge only and has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.