Sweet scented geranium

Scents to awaken your senses The "Scented Pelargonium" line elevates summertime gardening to a new degree. In addition to the delicate and exquisitely shaped blossoms, the fuzzy, frilly leaves fills the air with delicious smells ranging from sweet and spicy nutmeg to citrusy lemon and orange. Without leaving your garden, close your eyes and take a trip to a tropical place. This "Scented Pelargonium" collection features blooms that range in color from purple and pink to delicate white. They begin to bloom in the early summer and last until the first signs of frost. Ideal for placing in pots near dining and seating areas so that the rich aromas may be appreciated. adored by butterflies and bees. Prefers well-drained soil with sun or little shade, and throughout the summer months, feeds frequently to

Benefits of distilled Sweet scented geranium distilled water

1/ Useful for the respiratory system and asthma and treats colds and infections

The leaves of the arnica herb contain vitamin C, which has an effective role in treating respiratory diseases, treats dry cough and respiratory tract infections, and works as an anti-cold and cold, and its distilled water helps clean the lungs and relieve asthma symptoms because it contains phytoncydes, which It helps kill harmful bacteria and stimulates lung function.

2/ Strengthens immunity, regenerates body cells, and resists oxidation.

The leaves of the fragrant tree are a rich source of germanium, which plays an important role in the health of the body; It is a natural antibiotic, because it has the unique ability to provide oxygen to the cells and increase blood flow to them, thus supplying the cells with the necessary nutrients.
 When more oxygen reaches the cells of the body, it gives the body a greater chance to fight diseases and regenerate cells on its own without the need to use antibiotics or medications.

3 / good for the digestive system

The herb is useful for many stomach diseases, such as ulcers in the digestive system, and diarrhea.

4 / diuretic and cleanses the body of toxins

The fragrant plant diuretics, cleanses the body, and rids it of toxins, salts, uric acid, bile, and harmful pollutants.

5/ Painkiller, nerve sedative, and useful for improving mental condition

The fragrant leaves contain mixtures of volatile oils that play an important role in relieving body pain, calming headaches, improving the psychological state, removing stress, anxiety and insomnia, and it also has antidepressant properties.

Benefits of cosmetic perfume:

The arnica herb carries treasures of beauty secrets, and is used as the best herb to solve many skin problems. It is also used in the manufacture of perfumes and cosmetics, and it has multiple cosmetic benefits, the most important of which are:
1/ It works to delay the appearance of wrinkles and signs of premature aging, thanks to the germanium present in the herb, which rejuvenates and revitalizes skin cells and nourishes them with important elements. And used evil ba and lotion and fat
2/ It makes the skin clearer and maintains its smoothness, helps in getting rid of acne, pimples, cracks and scars, fights itching and eczema, and gives the body a refreshing scent, because its leaves are rich in vitamins A and C and compounds of volatile oils.

Sweet scented geranium herb through ancient times and countries famous for its cultivation
The fragrant herb is native to southern Africa and tropical Africa (a term that refers to countries in sub-Saharan Africa such as Kenya, Ethiopia, and Uganda). It is widely cultivated in Russia, China, Reunion Island, and Egypt because it contains oil.

The discoverers brought the herb to the Netherlands in 1690 AD after discovering it in Africa. And then moved to England in the same century. In Victorian times, the fragrant herb was liked by the English people to be added to the hand-washing bowls of guests after dinner.

The essential oil of the fragrant herb has been used in many ways, such as: relieving spasms, calming pain, treating wounds, and reducing fever, diarrhea, hemorrhoids, gonorrhea, and infections. It was also used as an antifungal, antimicrobial, and insect repellant.

What are the benefits of rose geranium essential oil?

Its rich and varied biochemical composition gives it numerous benefits when applied to the skin.

  • Purifying, it limits imperfections.

According to a 2017 study, geranium essential oil, and more specifically the monoterpene alcohols (citronellol and geraniol) it contains, have purifying and anti-bacterial properties. The fungicidal action of these molecules limits the proliferation of micro-organisms involved in acne, such as Staphylococcus aureus and S. epidermidis. In addition, this essential oil regulates sebum production and matifies oily skin that tends to shine.

  • Anti-inflammatory, it soothes redness.

The monoterpene esters present in rose geranium essential oil have a beneficial effect on acute and chronic inflammation. In addition, a study has demonstrated the inhibitory action of citronellol on mast cell degranulation and thus on the release of large quantities of histamine, which promotes inflammatory responses.

  • A tonic, it firms the skin.

Monoterpene alcohols have the ability to tighten skin tissue. Because of this characteristic, rose geranium essential oil is recommended for mature skin prone to sagging.

  • It stimulates collagen production.

Skin ageing is the result of a number of factors, not least a reduction in collagen levels in the dermis, the deepest layer of the skin. The result is a loss of elasticity and the appearance of wrinkles. In skin care, rose geranium essential oil is used to boost collagen production and slow the appearance of the signs of ageing.

Rose geranium essential oil: what are the contraindications?

This essential oil is potentially allergenic. It should not be used topically on babies under three months of age. It may be used diluted on the skin for women over 3 months pregnant, on medical advice.

Note: It is preferable to test the essential oil before use (two drops in the crook of the elbow for at least 24 hours to check there is no reaction).