No known contra-indications. Always check the Latin name when buying lavender oil as antibacterial, not at all as effective.
Alcohols (<50%), esters (<55%)
Lavender French has a sweet, floral, warm, fresh aroma. Lavender French smells significantly different from Spike Lavender and marginally different to Lavandin. Lavender French is calming, relaxing, soothing and rejuvenating.
Latin Name: Lavandula Angustifolia | Family: Lamiaceae
The saying ‘if in doubt use lavender’ is, in the main, true. Lavender has a wide range of therapeutic effects. It is analgesic, antibacterial, antifungal, anti-inflammatory, antispasmodic, sedative, cardiotonic, cicatrizant (healing), emmenagogic and hypotensive. It is best known for its stress-relieving properties, treating headaches, burns, wounds, irregular periods, asthma, eczema, acne, candida, aches and pains and high blood pressure.
Lavender French Essential Oil is a very pale yellow oil with a sweet, floral, warm, fresh aroma. The smell is significantly different from Spike lavender and marginally different from Lavandin. It blends well with Bergamot, Chamomile, Geranium, Jasmine, Patchouli, Lemon, Mandarin, Orange, Rosemary and most other essential oils.