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Lavender Extra Essential Oil

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100% Pure & Natural Lavender Extra Essential Oil

Botanical Name: lavandula angustifolia

One of the most versatile of all essential oils, in fact it is considered the universal oil. Non-toxic, non-irritating, it is safe for all skin types and has a nearly endless list of uses and benefits. Many cultures have long employed Lavender oil in folk remedies praising its powerful healing, purifying, and soothing properties.

This particular Lavender is grown high in the mountains, giving it higher linalool content. Linalool is known as the "skin's friend," so the higher the linalool content the more desirable the oil is for skin. So, if you are looking for that "Extra" special oil, this is it!

Uses of Lavender Extra Essential Oil
  • A perfect replacement for chemical insect repellents.
  • Use a few drops on your pillow at night before bed to calm the mind.
  • Add a few drops to skin care products to help improve the appearance and feel of irritated skin.
  • Diffuse in a water-based diffuser or vaporizer to improve the scent of a room and encourage mental relaxation.
  • Combined with water, this oil is great being used as a kitchen and bathroom cleaner.
  • Try adding a few drops to your AC filter for a fresh, floral scent in your home.
  • Apply a few drops of Lavender Extra essential oil to a burn or insect bite to improve the appearance of redness and discomfort.
This oil is sourced from

Bulgaria

History and Background

:In Chinese Medicine, cool/dry energy, cool, dispersing and relaxing benefits heat and inflammation, regulates and cools overheated liver, soothes and supports Heart Qi, releases blocked energy within Wood element to smooth flow of Qi. Received in the throat area of the body, relates to the 5th chakra, which is aligned with healing. Encourages full expression of self, calms nerves that results in shyness and embarrassment.

Physical Description

Colorless to pale yellow in color.

Aromatic Description

A fresh, herbaceous, soft, floral, and bittersweet aroma.

Biological Makeup and Components

Linalyl acetate (up to 40%), linalool (40%), lavandulol, lavandulyl acetate, terpineol, cineol, limonene, ocimene, caryophyllene. Components vary according to source. High altitudes tend to produce higher ester content.

Extraction Technique

Lavender Extra essential oil is extracted by steam distillation of the fresh, flowering tops of the plant.

Information for Aromatherapists

Middle note and blends well with most oils, especially citrus and florals as well as these following oils: Cedarwood, Clove, Clary Sage, Pine, Geranium, Vetiver and Patchouli.

Our Lavender Extra essential oil is 100% pure and natural. It is free of any chemicals, pesticides, synthetic perfumes, fillers, or carrier oils.

Cautions
  • Non-toxic, non-irritating and non-sensitizing and safe for all skin types and ages.
  • For external use only, do not ingest.
  • This oil is safe for infants, however always consult a doctor before using.
  • Avoid direct contact with eyes.
  • Always keep essential oils out of reach of children.
  • Keep this oil tightly closed and store away from direct sunlight and heat.
Additional Safety Information