Traditional Herbal Uses: Lavender essential oil has been traditionally used with abscesses, acne, burns, cold, congestion, headaches, insect bites, insomnia, psoriasis, sunburn, cuts, burns, stress, sinus, asthma, flu, colic, bruises
May Be Substituted With: Hyssop, lavindin, spike lavender
Methods: Aromatically, internally short term and ONLY as directed by an aromatherapist, topically. (see safety profile tab)
Comments from GC/MS report: Excellent powdery-floral odor quality. There is no ISO for Spanish Lavender, but this very nearly meets the ISO for wild French Lavender.
- Botanical Name:
- Lavandula angustifolia
- Country of Origin:
- Extraction Method:
- Steam distilled from flowering tops
- Floral, fresh, fruity, herbaceous, sweet, woodsy
- Blends Well With:
- Most citrus and floral oils, Cedarwood, Clove, Clary Sage, Pine, Geranium, Helichrysum, Rose, Neroli, Labdanum, Vetiver, Patchouli.
- We recommend a dilution of 5% for topical application.
- If pregnant or under a doctor’s care, consult physician. Discontinue use if skin sensitivity occurs. Do not use undiluted on skin. Keep out of reach of children. Do not use internally, unless directed by a licensed aromatherapist or physician.
- Specific Precautions:
- None known
- Pregnancy Safe:
- Child Safe: