Lavender Pure Essential Oil
Floral, herbaceous, and camphor aroma. Helps ease headache, aids in pain, and arthritis relief. Helps to relieve colds and flu. Aids in anxiety and stress relief and helps to promote sleep.
Our lavender is sourced from the UK and is of the species Lavandula latifolia known as broad-leaved lavender, spike lavender, or Portuguese lavender. It is a flowering plant in the family Lamiaceae, native to the western Mediterranean region, from central Portugal to northern Italy through Spain and southern France.
Properties attributed to Lavender plant essence:
- insect repelling
- sleep-inducing properties
- helps to relieve stress and anxiety
- helps to ease pain
- helps in preventing and controlling acne
- antibacterial properties
How to use it:
The recommended usage of our essential oils is mainly for aromatic use. Please DO NOT ingest, use for cooking or directly apply to the skin. We do not claim any medicinal benefit or cure. Always consult your physician if you have any health-related concerns.
Mix water with 5 drops of essential oil in an oil burner to diffuse and inhale the scent. Do not directly apply to the skin. If you intend to use topically, please mix with a carrier oil (e.g. Virgin Coconut Oil, Sweet Almond Oil, Jojoba Oil) before applying. Mix 10ml of carrier oil with a maximum of 5 drops of essential oil.
Essential Oils are generally not recommended for use with children under six years of age, use with caution and in greater dilution for children 6 years and older.
Pregnant women should take precautions when using essential oils as well. Most essential oils are not recommended during the first trimester of pregnancy. There are also some essential oils that pregnant women should avoid.
Always do a patch test for skin allergies or irritation.
Pattnaik S., Subramanyam V.R., Kole C. (1996). Antibacterial and antifungal activity of ten essential oils in vitro, https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8893526
Aroma Tools, Modern Essentials Handbook, 11th Edition