Description: 100% Pure Lavender Essential Oil (Lavendula grosso)
Packaged in brown glass to protect the oil from deterioration with a dripulator plug allowing for dispensing by the drop..
Therapeutic effects: . Lavender is excellent for migraine. As an antiseptic it can be used for many skin conditions as well as infections of the lungs, digestion and urinary tract. Its sedative and tonic effects make lavender a great balancer of the nervous and emotional systems. Extremely versatile and a lovely fragrance.
Uses: Lavender essential oil can be used many ways; baths, room sprays, inhalation, massage. Inhale by placing a few drops in boiling water or use as a cold compress for headaches and migraine. To combat sleeplessness take a lavender bath. A warm towel wrap will soothe nervous exhaustion.
Origins: It was brought to Europe by the Romans and Lavender comes from the word "lavare" meaning to wash. It was one of the most favoured aromatics used by the Romans in their daily bathing rituals. Both the Greeks and the Romans burned lavender twigs as a room purifier to ward off the plague.
We only stock cold pressed or steam extracted essential oils -(never solvent extracted)
Cautionary Note: NEVER apply pure essential oil directly to the skin. Avoid mucus membranes (eyes/nose/mouth). Always consult with a Qualified Medical or Natural Therapy Practitioner before using essential oils for medicinal purposes.