Geranium Essential Oil for Skin Health
Geranium essential oil is commonly used in aromatherapy for its many health related benefits. It has anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, and antibacterial properties, which is why it helps beautify the skin. It has been used for centuries and even used by the Egyptians to promote radiant skin.
Geranium essential oil has antiseptic, astringent, antioxidant, anti- inflammatory, and antibacterial properties, which all contribute to its beneficial effects on the skin.
What are the benefits to the skin?
Anti-Aging: Geranium essential oil has an effect on the appearance of wrinkles due to its astringent properties that help tighten the skin.
Moisturize the Skin: The antioxidant and astringent properties enhance water retention in dry skin cells, which results in the appearance of smooth skin.
Healing: Geranium essential oil helps speed up the healing of cuts and wounds. It improves the blood circulation below the skin, which helps in the healing process of cuts, acne, and skin irritations.
Skin Spots: Geranium essential oil has been known to help scars and spots on the skin fade. It helps facilitate the blood circulation below the surface of the skin is one of the primary reasons it works so well.
Acne: Geranium essential oil has antibacterial and antiseptic properties and when used topically, it helps control the bacteria on the skin from causing breakouts.
Geranium essential oil blends well with almost every carrier oil (avocado, jojoba, argan, etc.), especially for topical applications. It has so many useful properties that when combined with other oils it creates an effective oil blend or serum that will deliver results and that is why it is in our Revitalizing Facial Serum (also available on Amazon here) and Hydrating Overnight Mask (also available on Amazon here).