As one of the most popular essential oils on the market today, true lavender essential oil is used for a variety of purposes - including culinary ones.
For over 2500 years, lavender has been used for its soothing, relaxing properties and its ability to treat a variety of ailments.
In Medieval and Renaissance Europe, washerwomen were known as lavenders because they spread their laundry over lavender bushes to dry.
Lavender is used historically for their natural soothing and relaxing qualities and in the medical field. People believed that lavender essential oil could also fight diseases such as cholera and the plague. Lavender has been used to treat burns, bruises, and even insect bites. This herb is known as the herb of love and has been around since ancient times.
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Please note: The traditional uses listed here are for reference only and under no circumstances should they be taken as recommendations for cures or treatments for diseases or medical conditions. Therapeutic oils are used to support natural body functions and work in harmony with our body's physiology.
Ways to use
To assist the skin's natural healing and regeneration processes, especially when blistered or scalded, apply 2-5 drops directly to area. Lavender True is very calming and may help to ease painful nerve activity. Begin immediately and repeat hourly.
Sleep & Calm
Luxuriate in a calm, balanced atmosphere that promotes relaxation, and helps to counter restlessness and sleeplessness. Add 10 drops to your bath or diffuser. Repeat as required. Use half dose for children.
When experiencing shock or injury, bring the bottle of Lavender True to the nose and inhale deeply or add a few drops to pulse points. This will promote calm and balance and supports the body's natural healing and restorative processes.
To aid healing when skin is bruised, apply 1-2 drops directly to the area, prior to discolouration if possible. Repeat for several days. This oil can also be blended 50/50 with Geranium as a first aid preparation for all knocks and bruises.
Lavender is one of the safest essential oils if used as directed. It can be applied directly to the skin. If ingested, drink milk and seek advice from a health professional. Avoid eyes, flush with water. Keep out of reach of children.
Please note: Therapeutic plant oils are used to support natural body process for optimum health and wellbeing. The information here is NOT meant as recommendation for cure of any medical condition or disease.
Lavandula angustifolia maillette, flower, distilled, certified organic, France.