Lavender is indicated for all skin types and can be used at any step in your skin care regimen. Lavender is beneficial for colds, flu, asthma, high blood pressure, and migraines.
- Country of Origin: Native to the Mediterranean area, and is grown all over Europe, mainly from France.
- Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
- Plant Parts: Flowers, Stalks
- Botanical Family: Lamiaceae (Labiatae)
- Chemical Families: Monoterpenols, Esters
- Aroma: Floral, Fresh, Herbaceous, Sweet
- Note: Middle
- Do not use if you have low blood pressure.
- Safe to use with children with moderation and in low dilution.
- Avoid during 1st and 2nd trimester of pregnancy.
Lavender also has cytophylactic properties that promote rapid healing and reduces scarring. Lavender does an excellent job at balancing oil production in the skin as well as clearing blemishes and evens skin tone and helps to hydrate dry skin.
|Stimulates Immune||Sedative||Airborne Antimicrobial|
Mental/Emotional: calming, relaxing, treats depression and insomnia.
Muscular/Joint: works great for headaches, cramps, inflammation of muscles and joints, muscle and connective tissue pain, spasms, tension and vein conditions.
Respiratory: works well for treating bronchitis, colds, asthma, and whooping cough.
Skin: works great for all skin conditions, including acne, eczema, and scarring. It is also useful for burns, wounds, ulcers, and insect bites.
Lavender is non-toxic, non-irritating and non-sensitizing. Do not use during the first and second trimester of pregnancy.