Aerial Parts, Steam Distilled, Kashmir
Lavender is like a soothing breath of fresh air. Lavender lends itself to virtually all methods of usage. Its analgesic properties indicate use for headaches, especially migraines and the symptoms that usually accompany including dizziness and nausea. It is a wonderful stress remedy and balances emotion. It can also help with insomnia and irritability. It can remedy some skin ailments including burns, bites, cuts and scars. Avoid in first trimester of pregnancy and if blood pressure is extremely low.
Our Wild Lavender essential oil is wild harvested in France, an area well-known for producing the world’s best Lavender. This beautiful oil offers a very fresh floral and soft green herbaceous aroma with smooth penetrating notes – one could easily imagine being in a field of lavender in full bloom!
Lavandula angustifolia is the true Lavender—as opposed to Spike Lavender, Lavandin, etc. It is produced throughout the world, although France is considered the premier growing region being the source of this and three other of our best-selling Lavender essential oils: France Organic, Maillette, and High Elevation.
Lavender is the most popular and most often used essential oil here in the United States. It can be blended into many formulas and has been a part of fine fragrances for centuries. Lavender is a middle, to top, note and can be used as a perfume modifier which can also help mask unpleasant aromas of oils sometimes used in aromatherapy blends.
In the world of essential oils, Lavender is one of the most commonly used oils due to its versatility and pleasant scent. It can be safely applied to a broad array of conditions, such as soothing burns, taking the sting out of insect bites, calming headaches and anxiety, as well as, invigorating the senses. Lavender also makes a wonderful addition in skin care products for all skin types due to its ability to balance the skin and soothe irritation. In Ayurvedic uses, this oil has cooling and drying energy to help relax the mind, soothe tension and anxiety, ease frustration and pent-up emotions, and to evoke calmness and composure. This is one oil that should be a part of everyone’s collection!
Aromatic Profile: Very fresh, floral, soft green, herbaceous aroma with smooth penetrating notes.
Appearance: Colorless, very mobile liquid.
Use: Aromatherapy, Natural Perfumery, Incense; also for body care, as a cleaning or room fragrance, and alone as a single scent.
Blending Suggestions: Add drop by drop to your blends until the desired effect is achieved.
Blends Well With: Bergamot, Cedarwood, Chamomile, Citronella, Clary Sage, Clove, Geranium, Jasmine, Labdanum, Laurel Leaf, Lemon, Mandarin, Oakmoss, Orange, Patchouli, Rose, Rosemary, Thyme, Vetiver. We also recommend blending the different types of Lavenders we carry to create a unique, complex Lavender accord.
Safety Considerations: Dilute before using. A patch test should be performed before use for those with sensitive skin.
The FDA has not evaluated the statements on this website. The information presented here is for educating our customers about the traditional uses of essential oils and is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. You are responsible for understanding the safe application of these products. If you have any questions, please call or email us for further information.