Gia Essential Oil (South Africa)
Botanical Name: Hemizygia petiolata
Plant Part: Flowers
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Origin: South Africa
Description: Also known as Gia or Wild Mountain, this plant is native to South Africa. It has leaves along the stem leading to a vibrant purple flowering head.
Color: Pale yellow somewhat viscous liquid.
Common Uses: Gaia Essential Oil is well respected for its skin assisting properties, specifically assisting with acne and general skin blemishes.
Strength of Aroma: Medium
Blends well with: Not known.
Aromatic Scent: Gaia has a sweet note that is pleasant, with slightly bitter herbaceous base note.
History: This oil was steam distilled from wild crafted indigenous plants growing in the mountainous region of the eastern escarpment, in the Limpopo province situated in the Northern regions of the Republic of South Africa.
General Information: Sunrise Botanics provides this essential oils guide for educational purposes only and not as medical advice. Please consult a qualified healthcare practitioner or resource on uses, safety and precautions for all essential oils Canada, USA and Worldwide.