Geranium is used for burns, cellulitis, depression, dermatitis, diarrhoea, eczema (dry), fluid retention, gum infections, kidney stones, lice, menstrual problems, menopausal problems, nervous tension, neuralgia, ringworm, shingles, skin care, sore throats, sterility, tonsillitis, thrush, wounds and ulcers. Geranium is used for clearing anger at the self and letting go of self-loathing and self-hatred. It allows people to love themselves and what they look like and to stop them hitting themselves with an inner stick.
Contra-indications: Early pregnancy. The oil is obtained by distillation of the leaves and aerial parts.