Lavender Oil

Embodying a light floral scent, Lavender Oil is often considered the most versatile of the essential oils. Lavender oil is extracted from the flower tops of the plant. It's one of the only essential oils that can be directly applied to the skin without a carrier oil.

Aromatherapy Benefits:

  • Stress & anxiety relief
  • Helps insomnia
  • Heals against colds, flu, and migraines
  • Natural antiseptic and anti-bacterial properties

How To Use:

  • Apply directly to burns/stings to ease pain
  • Add 4-6 drops to a warm bath
  • Massage into sore neck & shoulders, or the temples for headache relief
  • Add to linen spray to promote relaxation

Fun Fact:

The therapeutic properties of lavender were accidentally discovered in the early 1900's when the French scientist, Rene Gattefosse, burned himself in his laboratory. He submersed his hand into a vat of lavender, only to discover the remarkable healing properties of the essential oil.

Where to Buy:

Essential Oils can be purchased at local health food stores or online. Typically, Amazon offers the best prices on the market.

Below you'll find some of our favorite brands of Lavender Oil (organic and non-organic). If you're new to aromatherapy, consider purchasing a small set of oils to get the best deal.