Clean fresh, floral top notes with herbaceous undertones... The most popular essential oil, traditionally used for relaxation, sleep & general wellbeing
Lavender Essential Oil
Lavender Essential Oil is distilled from the leaves and flowering tops of the Lavandula angustifolia plant. A perennial, bushy shrub with silvery, grey or green linear leaves and purple, violet or blue spiky flowers. This variety of Lavender Essential Oil comes from our partners in Bulgaria. Bulgarian Lavender Essential Oil has become increasingly popular over the last few years. Due to the climate and soil conditions, Lavender Essential Oil has an excellent natural profile and Bulgaria has produced consistent high quality lavender essential oil over the past decade.
Clean fresh, floral top notes with herbaceous undertones... Lavender Essential Oil remains the the most popular essential oil.
Lavender Essential Oil Properties
Most of the properties of Lavender revolve around the balancing and normalising of body functions and emotions. Lavender can be used to great effect in massage and bath oils fo rmuscular aches and pains. Traditionally Lavender has been used to aid a good nights sleep.
Lavender Essential Oil is valuable in treating colds and flu. With the natural antiseptic properties it helps combat the cause, and the the camphorous and herbaceous undertones help relieve many of the symtoms. When used as part of inhalation, it is very beneficial.
For headaches Lavender Essential Oil can be put in a cold compress with a couple of drops rubbed into the temples... soothing and relieving.
Lavender helps relieve the itch which is associated with bites and applying neat oil to bites also helps relieve the stinging sensation. Lavender will help soothe and heal burns, but always remember for serious burns to consult a doctor, Lavender isn't a replacement for medical treatment in the case of a severe burn.
Physchologically Lavender is soothing, balancing and calming and helps with mood swings and PMT. The calming properties of Lavender Essential Oil help induce relaxation and are therefore useful in meditation.
Lavender essential oil can be found in many high end perfum blends, when blended with care, it can produce some very sophisticated scents.
Oils to Blend Lavender Essential Oil with
Lavender can be blended with any essential oil successfully to enhance the scent of a blend or to enhance the therapeutic properties. Citrus, floral oils and herbs work especially well... Imagination is limitless with Lavender.
Steam distilled from the flowering tops, picked in morning dew and distilled directly to enhance the natural esther levels, quality and quantity
Country of Origin
Borneol, Geraniol, Lavandulol, Linalool (Alcohols), Aeranyl acetate, Lavandulyl acetate, Linalyl acetate (Ester), Cineole (Ketone), Caryophyllene (Sesquiterpene), Limonene, Pinene (Terpenes).
Due to the sleep related effects of Lavender, it should not be used when driving or operating machinery as it can make you drowsy.
Some people with low blood pressure may feel drowsy using the oil, if this is the case (and not the desired effect) cease use.
- Additional Information
Short Description Clean fresh, floral top notes with herbaceous undertones, at Naturallythinking we pride ourselves on the quality of our Lavender, sourcing from Bulgaria to bring where the climate and soil produces one of the finest quality Lavenders in Europe. SKU 5060233382682 Latin name Lavendula angustifolia Country of Origin Bulgaria Part of Plant Used Leaves & Flowering Tops Purity 100% Pure Scent Clean, Fresh, Floral Top Notes with Herbaceous undertones Note Middle Traditional Skin Use Skin calming, Restorative, Bruises, Wounds, Sunburn, Stings Traditional Emotional Use Calming, Relaxing, De-stressing Traditional Physical Properties Antiseptic, Fungal Fighting, Infections Contraindications Avoid During Pregnancy Blends Well With Everything! Sweet Orange, Grapefruit, Clary Sage, Cedarwood, Geranium, Pine, Fir Strapline Calming / Sleep
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