Geranium oil is one of the most multi-purposed, beautifying natural ingredients. Know for treating a broad spectrum of skin problems from fungal infections to signs of aging, this oil is really a work horse of the natural essences world. And did I mention is smells wonderful? This floral has a sweet scent akin to rose that is both uplifting as well as calming. In fact, its recommended in aromatherapy for stress and anxiety. But this is a beauty blog so lets talk skin y’all! Four geranium oil skin benefits:
Sooth Skin – Geranium oil is an anti-inflammatory, helping to bring down skin redness such as rosacea and acne. It also is good for generalized sensitive skin as it strengthens and repairs skin tissue. However, it is important to remember that skin type prone to inflammation should always use low amount of essential oils so not to over-stimulate their reactive tendencies.
Banish Blemishes – Geranium is excellent for breakouts due to its anti-inflammatory (mentioned above and anti-bacterial properties. These two actions bring down blemish redness and clarify bacterial infection.