Palmarosa Essential Oil
Palmarosa essential oil, Cymbopogon martini, also known as Indian Geranium Oil, is steam distilled from a tall, wild grass native to India. Although palmarosa is not part of the rose family (it is actually a part of the lemongrass family), it contains a high percentage of geraniol, which is one of the major aromatic constituents in true Rose essential oil.
It has a soft floral, rose, and geranium-like scent with sweet honey and citrus undertones.
Palmarosa, which regulates skin moisture and balances oil production, is good for both dry and oily complexions. It moisturizes, hydrates, and helps dull, mature skin to help improve the appearance of the skin. The antiseptic, anti-inflammatory, and hydrating qualities may help ease skin irritations, including acne, dermatitis, dry skin, eczema, and psoriasis.
In hair care, palmarosa helps regulate sebum production.
Aromatherapy Properties: The soft, sweet, bright, rosy herbaceous scent has both calming and uplifting effects. It is refreshing, soothing, stimulating, and uplifting. The scent helps balance the emotions, calms and settles the mood, eases stress and anxiety, and helps clear the mind to promote a good night's sleep.
Pregnancy & Children: We do not provide information on the safety of essential oils during Pregnancy or for use in Children because the available information is very ambiguous and often contradictory. If you’re interested in using essential oils during pregnancy or with young children please do your own research and consult your doctor, midwife, or health care professional before use.
Precautions: If you are pregnant, nursing, taking medication, have a medical condition, or have any medical concerns regarding yourself or your family consult a qualified, licensed health professional prior to use. For external use only. Keep away from eyes and mucous membranes. Keep out of reach of children.
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