Lavender Essential Oil
Lavender Essential Oil
Produced by France, native to the Mediterranean region. The most versatile essential oil in clinical aromatherapy benefiting almost all the system in the body. In view of its demand, hybrid and adulteration, choosing the right Lavender Oil will require sone useful factors such as botanical species, country of origin, as well as its chemical and aromatic profile.The best Lavender oil is obtained only from the flowers.
Scent - Middle note
Sweet, floral, refreshing balsamic-woody- extracted from fresh flowing tops.
Analgesic, anti-bacterial, antidepressant, anti-pruritic, antispasmodic, cicatrisant, hypotensive, sedative, skin regenerative.
Agitation, burns, cramps, depression, hypertension, insomnia, muscle spasm, mature skin, pruritus, rheumatism, scars, stress, wounds.
Topical application - massage, compression, bath, liniment, skin care.
Inhalation - direct inhalation, diffusion, steam inhalation, vaporisation.
Burns, Boils, Carbuncles & Scalds
. Blended Essence
To relieve pain and encourage rapid healing, dab Lavender on affected areas whenever necessary or as directed by a consultant.
- Blended Mist
Premix 5 drops of Lavender to 10-20ml acid water and spray on affected areas at a radius of 1 feet away to relief burning sensation and pain.
- Blended Gel
Premix 5 drops Lavender to 10ml of aloe vera gel and apply on the affected areas two times a day or as directed by a consultant.
To prevent spread of pathogens, ensure your hands are properly sanitised before attending to any wounds.
For minor cuts and scratches, dip cotton swab into a bowl of acid water premix with a drop of Lavender and clean the wounds. Repeat the process if necessary or as directed by a consultant.
Liniment / Direct Inhalation
Insomnia and stress-related conditions
Dab or roll Lavender on the temples, behind the wrists and at the back of the earlobes or any other pulse for a profound lasting effects; or drop one-two drops on a palm, rub both palms together vigorously, cup over the nose and take slow deep breaths; or drop to tissue and inhale directly by taking slow deep breaths; or dab on pad of a pendant diffuser to increase sense of stability. Use whenever necessary.
Lavender harmonising effect on the nervous system is ideal for stress and physiological related conditions. An all rounder with spectrum of therapeutic psychological and physiology values. This floral oil pairs with almost all essential oils, especially with citrus oil such as bergamot; and herbaceous- basil.
Switch on vaporiser to the maximum, add a few drops of Lavender alone or with desired blended essence according to the area size and intensity, and allow the oil to saturate the environment. Ensure all windows and doors are closed.
General regarded as safe. Perform patch and/or scent test before use. For any skin allergic reactions, run tap water or cool compress on affected areas until redness subsided. Store essential oil in a dark, cool and dry place and avoid sunlight and keep children out of reach.
Essential oils are not safe to apply on the skin undiluted nor to consume any small amounts which can cause significant poisoning.
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