Common Name: Geranium
Botanical Name: Pelargonium roseum
Main Constituents: Ketons, terpenes, Alcohols (citronellal and geraniol)
Plant Part: Aerial parts
Origin: South Africa
Extraction Method: Steam Distillation
Description / Color / Consistency: A mobile liquid of pale yellow to light green color.
Aromatic Summary / Note / Strength of Aroma: A beautiful earthy, sweet and minty aroma, reminds you of summer potpourri.
Blends well with: Lime oil, Jasmine, Lavender, Tulsi, and Carrot seed oil
Geranium essential oil is one of the most widely manufactured oil with an estimated quantity of 300 tonnes annually. While mostly used in perfumes and cosmetics, this tinted green liquid is limpid, with a wonderful aroma. Because of the two key constituents; citronellal and geraniol found in this essential oil, it is regarded as one of the most expensive essential oil. It is mostly used for aromatherapy and massage therapy. The uplifting, cooling rose like aroma of geranium has been adored for over centuries for its broad range of applications.
Why buy from us?
Our Geranium essential oil is extracted through the method of steam distillation of the leaves and stems of the plant. The color and aroma may vary depending on the age and color of the leaves. We do not employee any chemical based extraction method, as it reduces the quality of the oil. Steam distillation maintains the eminence and aroma of the plant, which is why it is a popular extraction method of essential oils across the globe. Please note that our essential oils are 100% pure and highly concentrated.
Caution: As for all the essential oils by Cavin Schon, please note that they cannot be used undiluted. It is recommended to test a few drops on the skin to check for any possible skin reactions. Avoid exposing skin to the skin when the oil is applied. For external use only.