Geraniums originate from South Africa and were introduced into Europe in the 17th Century. The essential oil is distilled from the leaves and branches of the plant. It has a sweet and heavy fragrance, a little like rose with a minty overtone.
Precautions: May cause skin irritation in some individuals.
Ideal uses: Ideal for use in oil burner, bath or massage. Co-blenders: Basil, Bergamot, Cedarwood, Citronella, Clary Sage, Frankincense, Grapefruit, Lavender, Lemon, Lime, Sweet Orange, Palmarosa, Patchouli, Petitgrain, Rosemary, Sandalwood and Ylang-Ylang. Perfumery Note: Middle.