Lavender Aromatherapy Essential Oil
Widely known for its soothing,
calming, and relaxation attributes, lavender oil is a favorite among essential
oils. It offers internal and external remedies for a variety of problems. The
aromatic scent helps calm the nervous system, reducing stress and anxiety,
alleviating headaches and nervous tension. It can also induce sleep which is
useful when insomnia is a problem.
- Externally, lavender essential oil is useful in the treatment of skin conditions including burns, insect bites, wounds, boils, acne, and many more!
- It helps to relieve pain associated with arthritic joints or painful muscles, and can be useful in treating/preventing respiratory ailments.
- The therapeutic qualities of lavender oil are extremely useful including but not limited to: analgesic, antidepressant, antihydrotic, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, anti-rheumatic, antispasmodic, antiviral, aromatic, bactericide, carminative, cholagogue, cicatrisant, cytophylactic, decongestant, deodorant, diuretic, emmenagogue, sedative, vermifuge, and vulnerary properties.
Aromatic Character: Fresh, sweet, floral, herbaceous
Botanical name: Lavandula hybrida
Strength of Aroma: Medium
Part of Plant Used: The flowering portion of the lavender
Extraction Method: Steam distillation
Classification: Top and Middle Note
Chakra: 1st, 4th, 5th, 7th
Blends well with: Bergamot, chamomile, citronella, clary sage
Do not ingest. Avoid contact with eyes. Keep away from children. For external use only. Do not apply to broken or irritated skin. If skin sensitivity occurs, discontinue use. If you are pregnant, nursing or taking any medications, consult your doctor before use. Discontinue use and consult your doctor if any adverse reactions occur. Flammable.