Essential Oils of the Earth
Lavender (Lavandula angustifolia)
Lavender is the most commonly used essential oil in the world! Known for its ability to relax and calm our senses, ease tension, and promote a feeling of peace, relaxation and serenity, it is one of the most versatile and powerful essential oils available. With endless uses, Lavender is a must-have for every home!
Lavender has been used for thousands of years! Lavender flowers are steam distilled to extract this wonderful essential oil. The aroma is floral, sweet and calming.
It is considered one of the most safe and gentle oils yet has a high therapeutic benefit. Numerous clinical studies have confirmed the many benefits of lavender.
To Use: Lavender is considered safe and can be applied directly to the skin (check for sensitivity) or diffused in a diffuser.
Caution: While Lavender is generally regarded as safe (GRAS) by the FDA, if you are pregnant, nursing, or have a medical condition, consult a healthcare professional prior to use. Lavender is safe for children, but no essential oils are recommended for use on babies under 6 months. Consult a pediatrician prior to use. When in doubt, diffuse.