Lavender (Lavandula angustifolia)
With its distinct aroma and countless applications, Lavender has become one of the most popular essential oils. Anciently, the Romans and Egyptians would use Lavender for bathing. Since that time, many have discovered the myriad of other benefits it holds. Lavender is widely used in cosmetics and perfumes for its ability to promote healthy, clean skin. Additionally, its calming properties are often used to relax the body and improve mood. Its versatile benefits make Lavender an oil to have on-hand everywhere you go.
Can be used: Aromatically, Topically, Internally / can be used with no dilution (neat)
- Instructions for use
- Product Details
Add to bath water to promote relaxation or apply to te temples and back of neck
Add Lavender to face or body lotion to reduce the appearance of skin imperfections
Add a few drops of Lavender to bottoms of feet at bedtime
Directions to Use
Diffusion: Use three to four drops in the diffuser of choice.
Food additive use: Dilute one drop in 125 ml of liquid.
Topical use: For massage, mix 5 drops with 10 ml carrier oil. For bath, mix 5 drops with 5 ml carrier oil. For perfuming, mix 1 drop to 10 drops carrier oil.
Possible skin sensitivity. Keep out of reach of children. If pregnant or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician. Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, and sensitive areas. Avoid sunlight or UV rays for up to 12 hours after applying product.
- May promote healthy skin.
- Revered and used frequently by ancient cultures, continues to grow in popularity today for cosmetic uses.
- Along with its recognisable aroma and unique applications, Lavender is widely used to promote calm and relaxed feelings.
Aromatic Description: Powdery, floral, light
Collection Method: Steam Distillation
Plant Part: Flower
Main Constituents: Linalool, linalyl acetate