Lavender 100% pure essential oil
Botanical name: Lavandula angustifolia
Extraction method: steam distilled
Origin: New Zealand
Aroma: a strong, famous floral scent.
Mood effects: cleansing and calming to the mind, the effect lavender has on the central nervous system makes it a great tonic for anyone suffering a depressed or anxious state. It does wonders for relaxation and the mood-changing benefits of restful night's sleep.
Body effects: relieves insomnia, helps with headaches and stress. Can be helpful calming palpitations and muscular spasms. Improves digestion of fats and stimulates detoxification process. On the skin lavender stimulates new cell growth and balances sebum, our skins natural oil. Useful for treating most skin conditions, particularly eczema, burns and inflammation.
How to use
Place a few drops in your aromatherapy diffuser
along with water to create an infusing mist which will carry the benefits through your space.
To apply topically, add a little lavender essential oil to a carrier oil such as coconut or jojoba oil, at a ratio of around 1 part essential oil to 25 parts carrier oil.
Blends well with these essential oils: bergamot, chamomile, clary sage, geranium, jasmine, lemon, patchouli, thyme, rosemary and sweet orange.
Mood Infuser blends containing: Sleep Well
Read more about benefits of lavender here.
General precautions: Always dilute essential oils in a carrier oil if applying externally (1:25 ratio is a good rule of thumb.) Not to be taken internally. Use the gentlest oils at low doses with children. If you are pregnant or have any medical condition, use oils only under the guidance of a qualified aromatherapy practitioner.
Shipping time: Mood Infuser's lavender essential oil ships same or next business day via courier for fast delivery throughout New Zealand.