Lavender Pure Essential Oil - Eco. Modern Essentials

$18.95

A NURTURING FLORAL FOR THE MIND & BODY.

Lavender essential oil gently cools and calms our spirits. A medicine cabinet in a bottle, Lavender is a must for the first aid kit. Lavender essential oil is popular for its relaxing and healing qualities, and has been known to improve sleep and general wellbeing. An important essential oil for skin, Lavender has anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial and skin regenerating properties making it perfect for aceneic, inflamed, sensitive or sensitised skin, cuts, grazes and sunburn - just to mention a few.

Note: this product comes unboxed.

Size: 10ml / 0.30fl.oz

Benefits

  • Helps tone and revitalise skin.
  • Useful for all types of skin problems such as acne, oily skin, boils, burns, sunburn, wounds, psoriasis, lice, insect bites and stings.
  • Can be beneficial for problems such as bronchitis, asthma, colds and throat infections.
  • Helpful for muscular aches and pains.
  • Calming, soothing, improves sleeplessness and has a soothing and calming effect on the nerves.
  • Helps with tension, panic, anxiety and nervous exhaustion in general and is effective for headaches, migraines and insomnia.

How to use:

  • Diffuser:Add 6-8 drops of Lavender essential oil to a diffuser.
  • Quick fix: A few deep inhalations from the bottle can help when you are at work, in the car or anytime you need a quick break.
  • Shower:Add 2-3 drops to the corner of the shower and enjoy the benefits of steam inhalation.
  • Bath:Add up to 5 drops in a dispersant such as oil, to the bath to create a relaxing atmosphere while nourishing your skin.
  • Topically:Mix 1 drop of chosen essential oil with 5ml carrier oil and apply to wrists, chest or back of the neck.
  • Blemishes or wounds: Lavender can be applied neat to the skin making it perfect for spot treatments - apply 1 drop to skin blemishes or wounds.
  • Massage:Use a 2.5% dilution; 50 drops per 100ml carrier oil.
  • Face massage: Add 1 drop in 5ml carrier oil.
  • Hand or foot bath: Add 2 drops of essential oil to a bowl of water. Soak your feet after a long day.
  • Compress: Add 2 drops of essential oil to a bowl of water. For treating inflammation or to cool down use cold to room temperature water. For aching tight muscles use warm to hot water. Agitate a face washer in the water, wring out excess moisture and apply washer to the affected area. Repeat two or three times as the compress cools down or warms up.
  • Steam Treatment:Add 2 drops of essential oil to a bowl of steaming hot water. Place your face close to the bowl and cover the back of your head and bowl with a towel to trap the aromatic vapours. Caution due to risk of burns or scalding and keep eyes covered during treatment.
  •  

    FAQ's

    Is this safe for use during pregnancy?
    Lavender is safe to use during pregnancy. Use this oil with care, best used in a diffuser. Avoid using essential oils during the first trimester unless you are under the supervision of a qualified practitioner. 

    Essential oils can gently enhance an expectant mothers’ journey, both physically and emotionally, during this special time of change in her life. Aromatherapy can be used in all stages of pregnancy from easing morning sickness and aching muscles to labour preparation and support during the delivery. The oils listed below are considered safe and beneficial for pregnant women.

    ESSENTIAL OILS FOR PREGNANCY:

    Bergamot, Black Pepper, Clove Bud, Frankincense, Geranium, Ginger, Lavender, Lemon/ Lime, Orange, Mandarin, Neroli, Sandalwood & Ylang Ylang.

    HELPFUL OILS FOR PREGNANCY CONCERNS:

    Muscle aches: Lavender, Ginger, Black Pepper, Roman Chamomile, Frankincense, Clove

    Constipation: Lavender, Black Pepper, Orange, Mandarin

    Indigestion: Roman Chamomile, Mandarin, Ginger, Orange, Black Pepper, Lime

    Morning sickness: Ginger, Lemon, Orange

    Stress: Lavender, Ylang Ylang, Neroli, Sandalwood, Bergamot, Frankincense, Geranium

    Uterine tonic for labour preparation: Peppermint, Jasmine, Clary Sage, Clove, Palmarosa, Fennel, Nutmeg - massage abdomen and lower back during the last 2 to 3 weeks of pregnancy.

    Labour pains and contractions: Lavender, Clary Sage, Black Pepper, Geranium, Marjoram, Clove, Nutmeg, Jasmine, Frankincense, Peppermint, Ginger.

    Is this safe for children?
    Lavender is a great essential oil for children to assist with sleep, headaches and anxiety. Essential oils are considered too strong for use on babies’ skin (0-24 months) and can be overwhelming on their developing systems. When using in a diffuser, use fewer drops then that for an adult (eg. 2-3 drops).

    Is this safe to use around pets?
    Use this oil with caution around pets, never use topically and store bottles out of reach. If you have any concerns contact your vet. See our full list of pet safe oils in our FAQs.

    Can I ingest this oil?
    Essential oils should not be taken internally unless you have consulted with a health professional or Aromatherapist first.

     

    Customer Reviews

    No reviews yet
    0%
    (0)
    0%
    (0)
    0%
    (0)
    0%
    (0)
    0%
    (0)