Ingredient Focus: Rose Geranium

Thanks to its uplifting scent, Rose Geranium essential oil sits firmly amongst our all-time favourite ingredients here at Blanka Soap. The scent is dreamy yet powerful, sweet and floral yet sophisticated and it is believed to be amazing for our mental wellbeing. In addition, the chemical compounds present in geranium essential oil are also beneficial to the skin, if used topically. Read on to find out more.

Organic Rose Geranium Essential Oil from Rwanda

What are the main benefits of Rose Geranium essential oil?

Steam distilled from the plant’s leaves and flowers, Rose Geranium essential oil is a great balancer. It is often used to even out the sebum production by oily or combination complexions. It is also believed to hydrate and nourish dry or mature skin.

In terms of adding balance to our emotional well-being, Rose Geranium can be used to calm irritability, relax the mind and ease cases of insomnia. For this reason it is extremely popular in aromatherapy - the oil is used in scent diffusers or di