Name : Palmarosa.
Method : Steam distillation.
Note Classification : Top
Scent : Rosy, sweet, geranium like aroma.
Colour : Pale yellow.
Species : Cymbopogon Martinii.
Extracted From : Grass.
Region : India.
Of Interest : Palmarosa oil was known as Indian or Turkish geranium oil, and dates back to when the oil was shipped from Bombay to Constantinople and Bulgaria where the oil was used to adulterate rose oil.
Aromatherapy Properties : Acne, dermatitis, minor skin infections, scars, sores, wrinkles. Bronchitis, rhinitis, sinusitis. Anorexia , enteritis, cystitis.
Good for skin tone Excellent for soothing nervous tension. Aphrodisiac qualities – deeply relaxing and enticing.
Blends Well With : Most oils eg. Chamomile, benzoin, clary sage, geranium, lavender
Safety Data : Non-toxic