Rose Geranium Essential Oil

Rated 4.6 out of 5
Based on 42 reviews
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Rose Geranium Essential Oil
100% PURE, THERAPEUTIC GRADE ESSENTIAL OIL
COMMON NAME Rose Geranium
BOTANICAL NAME Pelargonium graveolens
PLANT PARTS USED Leaves and stems
EXTRACTION METHOD Distillation
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN South Africa
 

Rose Geranium oil has a balancing effect on the body and mind. Think of this oil in situations where a stabilising tonic effect is needed. Rose Geranium has the same properties as Geranium but with a softer rosy scent.

Rose Geranium contains a compound called Dimethyl Sulfide (DS) which has a strong, unpleasant odour. DS is quite volatile and can build up in the empty space at the top of a closed vessel. When this happens, a pop might be heard when the vessel is opened and the freshly opened bottle will smell distinctly sulphury. Often, it is incorrectly assumed that the oil has 'gone off' when in fact, it is more likely a sign of fresh oil. Simply leaving the top off for a while will allow the DS to dissipate. Furthermore, the correct use of a smelling strip rather than smelling an open bottle will also show that there is no unpleasant odour in the oil.


Nature/Essence – Balancing & Toning

SKIN ICON 72pxFOR THE SKIN
A wonderful oil for the skin, Rose Geranium’s balancing effect makes it suitable for dry, oily or combination skin, especially showing signs of congestion and stagnation such as acne, eczema, bruises and broken capillaries. Its healing and antiseptic properties are helpful for minor burns, wounds and skin ulcers and it is also recommended for neuralgia.
 
BODY ICON 72pxFOR THE BODY
Rose Geranium has a stabilising effect on hormonal and stress-related conditions. It is a very useful oil for women to support a balanced transition during menopause and for premenstrual symptoms. It is also popular for its regenerating and toning effects in body scrubs, cellulite blends and bruise balms.
 
MIND ICON 72pxFOR THE MIND
Rose Geranium really shines as a nervous system tonic, helping restore balance and a sense of stability during times of stress and swings of mood and energy. Its calming and uplifting action helps to ease nervous tension and irritability, instilling a sense of steadiness and strength.
 
BLENDS WELL WITH
BasilBergamotCitronellaClary SageFennelGrapefruitJasmineJuniper, LavenderLemonLemongrassNeroli and Nutmeg.
Appearance Pale yellow to olive-green
Odour Description Sweet, floral, rosy-leafy
Main Constituents Citronellol, citronellyl formate geraniol, isomenthone, guaia-6 9-diene, linalool
Specific Gravity Min0.880 Max0.902
Optical Rotation Min -15 Max -2
Refractive Index Min 1.460 Max1.473

Typical GC analysis
Rose Geranium-659
- Consultation with a suitably qualified practitioner is recommended prior to use
- For external use only.
- Do not apply to skin undiluted
- Not recommended for use during pregnancy
- Perform a patch test prior to use
average rating 4.6 out of 5
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Reviewed by Laura M.
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I recommend this product
Rated 5 out of 5
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Lovely scent

Really pleased with this Essential Oil - lovely quality. It worked perfectly in my Rose Geranium CP soap.

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Reviewed by Jan F.
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I recommend this product
Rated 5 out of 5
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Beautiful!

No hesitation in recommending this essential oil

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Reviewed by Jessica
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I recommend this product
Rated 4 out of 5
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Smells the same as Geranium

I thought that Rose Geranium would smell more rose like than the standard Geranium EO, but they smell almost the exact same on a paper smelling strip. I already had Geranium, so probably wouldn't have bought this if I'd known they don't smell very different.

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Reviewed by Sharlane E.
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I recommend this product
Rated 5 out of 5
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Smells Amazing and is totally under rated for its benefits

Top quality essential oil and has so many beneficial uses!

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Reviewed by Anna Maria van R.
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I recommend this product
Rated 5 out of 5
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A dream in a bottle

I make a lot of my own skincare product, both to save money, and because I love the recipes I've been shown. I love rose geranium because it has the warmth of real rose, but it affordable. I use it in my face mists, creams and balm. Pure Nature have a gorgeous quality one that I'm stoked to have found.

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