Lavender Essential Oil
Lovely, languid Lavender Essential Oil is extracted from the flowering tops of lavender grown in amethyst hued fields in France. The soothing, calming caress of Lavender essence has been adored as an apothecary staple for centuries. This versatile, user-friendly essence is like the Swiss Army knife of Aromatherapy always handy, pleasantly practical and wonderful for, well, everything!
The use of lavender as a massage oil dates back to ancient Egypt. Kings were buried with jars filled with lavender, while queens doused themselves in the perfume of this languid aroma. The ancient Greeks anointed their feet and breasts with lavender essential oil’s leisurely scent. Lords and ladies of the Medieval English court put a drop of lavender in their tea to calm a busy mind, and the French have been sweetening their skin with lavender oil since the 16th century. Europeans enjoy employing lavender to linens before bed baths; a few drops of lavender oil in a steaming hot bath will whisk you away to cloud nine faster than you can say “Ahhhhh.”
Uses: A calming, soothing bath oil for bedtime. Apply neat to skin to tone and condition. Softens appearance of scars and spots. Add to vaporizer or diffuser for easy breathing. Lovely to inhale and sprinkled on linens
Scent Description: Fresh floral, mildly sweet, with a hint of heaven.