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Healing Through Essential Oils: Geranium

Healing through essential oils: Geranlum (Pelargonium graveolens)

Family – Geraniacea

Geranium is a bushy shrub with hairy leaves and flowers.  A pale green to yellow oil is steam distilled from the fragrant green parts of the plant, especially the leaves.

Geranium is a middle note. It has antidepressant, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, astringent, cicatrizant, deodorant, diuretic, fungicidal and many more properties. In Ayurvedic medicine geranium is thought to balance the Pitta, and Vata doschas and lower the Kapha Doscha.

As an alternative healing the use of Geranium is powerful. It can be used for the following:

Skin, Halr, Nails:  Has antifungal, anti-inflammatory, anti-oxidant, antiseptic and cell regenerator properties. Use in facial masks, oils and creams for acne, athlete’s foot, burns, bruises, broken capillaries, oily skin, congested & mature skin.

Use in massage – full body for lymphatic drainage.  It is thought to have cellular regeneration and wound healing (especially after facial or plastic surgery) properties. Use in a diffuser or body oil or cream as an insect repellent (mosquitoes).

Respiratory: Has bactericidal properties. Use in a diffuser, inhalation or local massage for sore throats, tonsillitis and asthma.

Muscular/Skeletal: Has analgesic, anti-inflammatory and antispasmodic properties. Used in baths, massage (local and full body) or compresses for rheumatism and neuralgia.

Cardiovascular/Lymphatic: Used in baths and massage for poor circulation. Used in a sitz bath for hemorrhoids. Helpful with varicose veins. Use in a body oil or cream for edema, cellulite, eczema.

Urinary/Reproductive: Has diuretic and decongestant properties. Use in baths, massage or compresses for menstrual cramp and engorgement of the breasts. Use regularly to help with menopause and PMS. Helpful with cystitis, candida, painful periods, PMS and uterine hemorrhage.

Nervous/Brain/Mind: Has calming properties. Used in diffusers, baths, massages, personal perfumes and body oils geranium can assist with nervous tension, neuralgia and stress problems. lt is also thought to be effective for concentration, and to help in times of  confusion, hysteria, panic or shock. Geranium is a sedative. lt is an uplifting anti-depressant, which can help with manic depression, post-natal depression and anxiety.

Caution: Although it is non-toxic, but it is better not to use in early pregnancy.

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Often times, the stresses of modern life can spill over and create a sense of restlessness and urgency within a person. The right natural treatments can take this restless energy and channel it towards positive endeavors or allow you to relax, without the use of any harsh drugs or chemicals. While the quick relief of our Rapid Action Stress Relief Roll-On is good for quick doses of calming energy, a long-term solution made with the right treatments is key. Please contact us today for your free, customized consultation.

Emotional Energy

Aromatherapy is as a holistic therapy which looks at the body, mind and spirit as one collective entity to boost one’s emotional energy. Since ancient times, people have been using natural plant extracts to heal their body and mind. Before the invention of vaccines and modern medicine, the healing properties of these ancient herbs and spices made them renowned throughout the land. Today, these same items are being used for aromatherapy, as the right natural products can target the mental and emotional danger zones. They will lower your stress, balance your mood and focus your thoughts. As aromatherapists, we provide a supportive role in helping people meet the challenges they face in the course of life. Although there is no “cure all” solution to the high demand challenges, we can create powerful synergy blends after an analytical reading and researching of a person’s physical, mental, emotional and spiritual qualities. After this analysis, we can bring the aromatic healing energy to bring a balance in that individual’s life.

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The tough, irritated and flaky skin that results from psoriasis can make it difficult to leave the house or stay calm. We offer multiple specialized treatments that aim to attack all of the root causes of psoriasis and prevent its irritating effects. From moisturizing baths to specialized aromatherapy kits, let our certified aromatherapist give you a free consultation to create an individualized solution for your specific psoriasis needs.

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Muscle Pain

Muscle pain and aches can disrupt your everyday activities. The common drugs that are usually prescribed aim to numb the pain, rather treat it at the source. Treating the tension and soreness that leads to muscle pain with our all-natural massage oil is a great start, but for a customized and holistic approach, we suggest a free consultation from our certified aromatherapist, who can suggest other remedies and lifestyle changes to manage and lessen your pain.

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A good night’s sleep is often the mark of a healthy and productive day, but sometimes, it’s difficult to get that rest because of insomnia. While other medications may use ingredients that may cause long-term harm to your body or internal organs, or leave you drowsy in the morning, our all-natural formulas target your sleeping problems with the finest products made solely from organic plant extracts, essential oils and other natural ingredients. After a free consultation with our certified aromatherapist, we’ll be able to give you the custom-made solutions you need to get to bed, sleep well and wake up ready to handle your day.

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Meditation is one of the key methods to build mental strength, concentration and self-awareness. While it may be difficult to initially settle down and turn inward, Incense Route offers a variety of spiritual items and aromatherapy products to boost your mental function and increase your cognitive connectivity. Speak to our certified aromatherapist today for your free consultation and begin your journey towards a calmer, more peaceful life.

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The red spots, scratchiness and huge marks of acne aren’t just an embarrassing issue for young people. Often caused by a combination of daily factors including diet, environmental pollution and stress, these irritating blemishes are a problem for men and women alike. Our custom-made spot treatments and face-treatments succeed where other acid or chemical-based products may fail, with all-natural, organic plant extracts and essential oils. Bring back the healthy glow of your skin, seek the advice of our expert aromatherapist. The consultation is free at no cost to you.

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The sad or empty feelings of depression can last from short spells lasting a few days to longer episodes that can affect one’s ability to function or even interact with their loved ones. The right combination of natural treatments can balance your mood and help your overcome your issues without the use of harsh, mood-altering drugs.

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Bills, deadlines, notifications, tweets and texts, oh my– today’s technological world only adds to the daily stress that takes a toll on our mental, physical and spiritual health. Take a minute to breathe and re-center yourself with our custom treatments, starting with the quick fix of our popular Rapid Action Roll-on or find lasting relief with a free consultation from our certified aromatherapist.

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