Lavender Oil (also known as Lavandula Angustifolia Oil) is a natural essential oil made from either the spikes or flowers of the lavender plant. Lavender is an essential oil that has been used for over 2,500 years, and some claim it goes as back as far as ancient Egypt. Pure lavender oil has been used throughout history as a perfumes, medicine, disinfectant and is now most commonly use in aromatherapy due to its natural therapeutic and healing qualities. Pure lavender oil is one of the most popular essential oil due to its versatility, and in grown all around the world.
Pure lavender oil is one of the few essential oils that can be applied directly to the skin, but even so this should be done in caution. Lavender oil also blends very well with other essential oils like Chamomile, Eucalyptus, Black Pepper and all Citrus Oils.
In aromatherapy lavender essential oil is consider beneficial in easing symptoms of asthma, insomnia, headaches, and colds and flu. It is also commonly added to massage oils as many consider it a natural and effective relief for muscular ache, pains and sporting injuries. Pure lavender oil also has some healing qualities, and is often applied to help the healing of wounds, grazes, cuts, and sooth burn and insect bites.
At Meadows Aroma our premium lavender oils comes from only the best sources from across Europe, and our range includes French, Bulgarian and Organic Lavender Oil.