Rose Geranium is a great oil to use in the bath - a few drops in a dispersing base, such as a tablespoon of milk or Amphora's Plain Bath Oil will help to refresh and uplift spirits as well as giving your skin a treat.
Traditionally used as a skin freshener and astringent, Rose Geranium is excellent for all skin types. Used in skin care products for both its fragrance and cleansing properties, it also makes a great anti cellulite massage solution thanks to its astringent properties.
When burned or vaporised it can relax, restore and maintain stability of the emotions. It can be helpful to calm problems caused by PMT.
Rose Geranium is also a lice and mosquito repellent. Try blending a few drops in Amphoras Shampoo or Conditioner Base to treat head lice.
Rose Geranium oil is obtained by the steam distillation of the flowers, leaves and stalks of the herb.
A fresh floral and sweet smelling oil.
Balancing, calming, relaxes, restores and maintains stability of the emotions.
Citronellol, geraniol, linalol, isomenthone, menthone, phellandrene, sabinene, limonene, among others.
Pelargonium graveolens Flower Oil
Used since antiquity for conditions such as dysentery, hemorrhoids, inflamations, metrorrhagia (excessive blood loss durring menstruation).
Dilute in a carrier oil before skin application. Keep away from children and out of eyes. Do not take internally or apply undiluted to the skin. For further advice on using essential oils to treat medical conditions, we recommend you seek advice from a professional.
Please note that Amphora Aromatics Ltd cannot be held responsible for any injury, illness or adverse reaction to any recipes, instructions or advice given. It is the responsibility of the end user to ensure that they have followed the relevant safety protocols and that they are aware of any possible side effects before use. We always advise that a skin patch test is carried out before full usage of any natural product whether purchased from ourselves or elsewhere.
'The bourbon oil is a greenish-olive liquid with a rosy-sweet, minty scent, preferred in perfumery work; blends well with lavender, patchouli, clove, rose, orange blossom, sandalwood, jasmine, juniper, bergamot and other citrus oils.' - an excerpt from The Complete Essential Oils by Julia Lawless - this book has now been discontinued.