Latin Name: Lavandula angustifolia
Plant Family: Lamiaceae
Extraction: Distillation of the flowering tops
The saying ‘if in doubt use lavender is, in the main, true. Lavender has a wide range of therapeutic effects. It is best known for its stress-relieving properties.
The oil has a sweet, floral, warm, fresh aroma. Lavender French smells significantly different from Spike Lavender and marginally different to Lavandin.
Find out more in Penny's Blog - Lavender - The Soothing Oil
Pure Essential Oil - Available in 10ml, 25ml, 50ml & 100ml.
It blends well with Bergamot, Chamomile, Geranium, Jasmine, Patchouli, Lemon, Mandarin, Orange, Rosemary and most other essential oils.
No known contra-indications. Always check the Latin name when buying lavender oil as an antibacterial, not at all as effective.
Alcohols (<50%), esters (<55%)
Lavender True Essential OIl Safety Data Sheet
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