Legend: Used since antiquity, including the Romans adding it to their bath water which is where it derives it’s name “to wash” in Latin. The Mont Blanc Massif, composed of Mont Blanc the highest peak in Western Europe is rich in alpine history and in the unique lavender that grows there.
Heal your body: Works to regulate and cool an overheated liver, relieving headache, migraine, constipation, and general irritability. The analgesic nature of the essential oil benefits problems as diverse as colic and irritable bowel, pmt, menstrual pain and muscular stiffness and aching. Applied with wet cotton wool it may sooth mild burns and added to a cream or oil base may be used in the treatment of inflammatory skin conditions. Has a sedative action on the heart and will help to bring down high blood pressure and calm palpitations of the heart. Renowned as a insecticide.
Botanical Name: Lavandula angustifolia
Place of Origin: France
Plant Part: Leaves and Flowers/Buds
Colour: Clear with a Tinge of Yellow
Strength of Aroma: Medium
Aromatic Scent: Floral, fresh, sweet, herbaceous and sometimes slightly fruity or slightly camphorous
Common Method of Extraction: Steam Distilled
Blends well with: Excellent for blending with most oils as it covers the smell of other less pleasant oils in a therapeutic use.
Directions: There are many ways to use essential oils, such as burning them in an oil burner, but remember never apply neat to the skin unless it has been mixed with a carrier oil such as jojoba first. For more ways to use essential oils please visit our Methods of use section.
Warnings: Not for internal use. Avoid contact with eyes. Not to be used neat on the body. Always dilute. Adults Only. Keep out of reach of children. If symptoms persist consult your healthcare practitioner. Not recommended for very sensitive skin. May over stimulate the small intestine and the pituitary gland, use with caution.
Magnifiscense Essential Oils should not be used as a substitute for medical or psychological care. Appropriate use of the product is expressly your responsibility.