This oil is very useful in aromatherapy and can be used Neat(directly on skin without dilution). Lavender oil is the most versatile of all essential oils with a fresh, sweet, floral, and herbaceous aroma that is soothing and refreshing. Every home should have it. Lavender is an adaptogen, and therefore can assist the body when adapting to stress or imbalances.
Extraction: Lavender oil is extracted mostly from the flowers of the lavender plant through steam distillation.
Major constituent: 50% Esters(linalyl acetate), 45% Alcohol(linalool, lavandulol)
Lavender has an outstanding balancing and healing effect on the nervous system in relieving tension, depression, and other stress related illnesses. It offers a soothing and antispasmodic effect that can assist tight muscles, digestive problems, spasmodic coughs, menstrual cramps, insomnia, and tension headaches. Great for restless leg syndrome. It also tones and moisturizes skin and has antiseptic qualities. It may be used to soothe and cleanse common cuts, bruises, burns, wounds, bug bites, rashes, acne, and skin irritations. It is analgesic, antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial,antispasmodic, aromatic, carminative, cholagogue, deodorant, emmenagogue, insecticide, nervine, sedative, stimulant. The French scientist René Gattefossé was the first to discover these properties when he was severely burned in a laboratory explosion.
Chakra Affected: Promotes opening of the heart and crown chakra.
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