Lavender French Essential Oil
A must-have essential oil for any collection! Lavender is one of the most versatile oils in the aromatherapy world. With a soft, floral, fresh aroma, lavender is gentle, yet effective enough for nurturing tender areas through a challenging recovery process. Many studies show lavender’s main components (linalool and linalyl acetate) to have a restoring influence on the entire system—body, heart, and mind. Lavender also has a special affinity for the skin.
Lavender essential oil is ideal for inhalation and topical blends. Use it for skincare (of all kinds), the head, breath, muscles, joints, puffiness, stress relief, relaxation, sleep, and for a sense of steady inner peace and self acceptance.One of lavender’s most popular uses is for relaxation. Use it in a body oil to stay calm on stressful days. Soothe very sore, tender areas with lavender blended into Trauma Oil. It can help encourage the natural recovery process. For acute skincare, use a blend of lavender in aloe vera gel. Apply directly to irritated areas as needed.
Ingredients: Lavandula Angustifolia Oil
Botanical name: Lavandula officinalis
Common name: Lavender French
Plant part: Flower head
Extraction method: Steam distilled
Common uses: Lavender essential oil has been known for its antiseptic, analgesic and cytophylactic properties. It has also been known to have sedating properties.
Strength of aroma: Strong
Aromatic scent: Produced in Provence France, this oil has a sweet floral note preferred by many.
Keep out of reach of children. Not for internal use. Keep away from eyes and mucas membranes. Avoid during pregnancy. Do not apply directly to the skin. Store in a cool dark place.