Rose Geranium Hydrosol
Our certified organic rose geranium hydrosol is steam distilled from the Pelargonium spp plant cultivated in the USA. This hydrosol has a sweet, floral aroma with a beautiful, rosy after note. Besides making a lovely perfume, rose geranium is prized for its cooling and anti-inflammatory properties. This hydrosol makes an excellent choice for helping soothe hot skin conditions including sunburns, rashes, insect bites, and other similar irritations.
Benefits and uses
Rose geranium hydrosol has many useful properties and benefits. It is considered be a humectant, meaning it can help with retaining moisture. It is also mildly astringent and has antibacterial and antifungal properties. Additionally, it contains properties that can slow or stop bleeding rapidly. Try using it to clean cuts, wounds, and scrapes. On older owies, it can help stop the itching and promote healing of the skin underneath the scabs.
Rose geranium has also been shown to be very helpful for treating rosacea and broken capillaries. Combine it with German chamomile, cornflower, or rock rose for dramatic results. Our rose geranium hydrosol can also be useful for cleaning purposes. In addition to its antibacterial properties, it has been shown to kill dust mites. Try adding it to your homemade cleaners or use it as a linen spray. Add a few drops of your favorite microbe-busting essential oils for even more cleaning power.
Rose geranium is known to be an adaptogen herb, meaning it can help support your adrenal system and its ability to manage your hormonal response to stress. It can also be very helpful in balancing the endocrine system. This could be very beneficial for helping ease hormonal imbalances from menopause, postpartum, PMS, and more.