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Lavender Essential Oil (40/42)


Botanical Name: Lavandula Officinalis

Plant Part: Herb

Extraction Method: Steam Distilled

Country of Origin: France

Size: 0.5 oz  Amber Bottle (Purchase includes a glass dropper)

Lavender oil has a light fresh aroma, is clear in color and watery in viscosity. The name is derived from the Latin word 'lavera' which means 'to wash' and the Romans used it frequently in their bath routine. Lavender 40/42 Essential Oil has the most floral scent of all the Lavenders. Lavender 40/42 is often the Lavender oil of choice for applications in soaps, candles, perfumes and cosmetics. The reason is that the 40/42 refers to the standardization of both Linalool and Linalyl acetate esters resulting in a very consistent floral scent.

Therapeutic Properties:

The therapeutic properties of Lavender oil are antiseptic, analgesic, anti-convulsant, anti-depressant, anti-rheumatic, anti-spasmodic, anti-inflammatory, antiviral, bactericide, carminative, cholagogue, cicatrisant, cordial, cytophylactic, decongestant, deodorant, diuretic, emmenagogue, hypotensive, nervine, rubefacient, sedative, sudorific and vulnerary.

Benefits of Lavender Oil:

Known for its sedative properties Lavender oil is used for its ability to help calm stress and anxiety and to help promote sleep. Use to combat a variety of ailments including insomnia, hair loss, burns, nervous tension, respiratory infections, high blood pressure, arteriosclerosis, menstrual problems/PMS, skin conditions (acne, psoriasis), reducing excess sebum on skin, or as a fragrance. Lavender oil kills fungi by damaging their cell walls and the best part is that this oil does not cause resistance, unlike antibiotics.

Common Uses:

  • Improved Blood Circulation – Helps lower elevated blood pressure levels, and can be used for hypertension.

  • Hair Health – When applied to scalp, helps kill lice, lice eggs, and nits.

  • Respiratory Problems – Use to help ease problems, such as asthma, colds and flu, throat infections, whooping cough, bronchitis, cough, sinus congestion, tonsillitis, and laryngitis.

  • Inflamation – Lavender oil is well known for its anti-inflammatory properties.

Blends Well With:

Bergamot, Black Pepper, Cedarwood, Chamomile, Clary Sage, Clove, Cypress, Eucalyptus, Geranium, Grapefruit, Juniper, Lemon, Lemongrass, Mandarin, Marjoram, Oakmoss, Palmarosa, Peppermint, Pine, Ravensara, Rose, Rosemary, Tea Tree, Thyme, Vetiver

IMPORTANT: This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. Please refer to our policies for further details, and our disclaimer below.