Native to South Africa, there are over 700 species of geranium. Bourbon geranium grows in particular in Reunion (Île Bourbon) and has flowers with a characteristic fresh and flowery scent.
Appearance: mobile liquid
Color: light yellow to dark green
Odor: pinkish, fruity
Distilled parts: Leaves and flowers
Country of origin: Madagascar
Density: 0.882 to 0.905
Analgesic, anti-inflammatory, healing
Broad spectrum anti-infectious
Calming, soothing, regulating the nervous system
Wounds, cuts, infectious dermatoses
Hemorrhoids, hemorrhoidal pruritus
Colitis, irritable bowel, intestinal spasms
Joint and muscle pain*
Skin problem: local application in dilution in HV
Digestive problem: oral (1 drop in a teaspoon of honey)
For a relaxing and sensual massage, in association with ylang ylang EO
To treat and heal a wound, in association with tea tree EO
Associated with the solar plexus chakra
Helps to stay centered, balanced, and to fight against stress, anxiety
Harmonizes and balances yin and yang, attracts positive things, keeps negative away
Flammable. Oral use on medical advice. Keep out of the reach of children. Avoid contact with eyes. Not recommended for children under 3 and pregnant or breastfeeding women. Do not apply to the skin before sun exposure. Food use possible. Do not use pure on the skin.
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Organic Bourbon Geranium Essential oil here.