Rose Geranium pelargonium graveolens
Main Qualities: Antidepressant, antihaemorrhagic, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, astringent, cicatrisant (helps formation of scar tissue), deodorant, diuretic, fungicidal, haemostatic, stimulant (adrenal cortex), styptic (stops external bleeding), tonic, vermifuge (expels worms), vulnerary (prevents tissue degeneration & wound bleeding).
Can Benefit: Acne, bruises, broken capillaries, burns, congested skin, cuts, dermatitis, eczema, haemorrhoids, lice, oily complexion, mature skin, mosquito repellent, ringworm, ulcers, wounds ♦ cellulite, engorgement of breasts, oedema, poor circulation ♦ sore throat, tonsillitis ♦ adrenocortical glands, menopausal problems, PMT ♦ nervous tension, neuralgia, stress related conditions.
How to Use: Bath, compress, hair care, insect repellent, room fragrancer, skin-care preparations, massage.
Warnings: Not suitable in pregnancy.