Botanical Name: Lavandula Officinalis
Plant Part: Flowers
Processing Method: Steam Distillation
The Lavender plant grows to about one meter in height and produces long thin purple- blue flowers. The entire plant is covered with oil glands, which are in the star shaped hairs that cover the plant. Lavender has been used since ancient times, and the Romans added lavender to their bath water, hence the name from the Latin lavare, 'to wash'. Lavender 40/42 Essential Oil has a fresh, herbaceous, floral scent with a woody, balsamic undertone.
Blends With: Bergamot, Chamomile, Citronella, Clary Sage, Geranium, Lemon, Orange, Palmarosa, Patchouli, Rosemary, Rosewood and Ylang-ylang.
IMPORTANT: All Sweetgrass&Rain Aromatherapy Essential Oils are for external use only, are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease and should not be used by anyone who is pregnant or under the care of a medical practitioner. Dilute Essentials Oils well with a suitable Carrier Oil before use. Essential Oils may cause skin irritation in some individuals so a skin test is recommended prior to use. Avoid contact with eyes.