by NOW Essential Oils
Lavandula officinalis (spp.)
Pure Lavender Oil for Aromatherapy
Benefits: Soothing, normalizing,
Ingredients: pure lavender oil.
Suggested Use: For aromatherapy use. For all other uses, carefully
dilute with a carrier oil such as jojoba, grapeseed, olive, or almond oil
prior to use. Please consult an essential oil book or other professional
reference source for suggested dilution ratios.
Put a drop on
your clothes or pillow. Add to a diffuser. Or mix it with a carrier oil for
Headache Ease Blend: Add 3 drops each of
lavender oil, peppermint oil and chamomile oil to a diffuser and enjoy.
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled from fresh flowering tops.
Caution: Keep out of reach of children. Avoid contact
with eyes. If pregnant or lactating, consult your healthcare practitioner
before using. Not for internal use. Natural essential oils are highly
concentrated and should be used with care.
5 Pure Lavender Oil Uses You May Not Have Thought About
You probably love the clean floral scent of lavender. But did you know
lavender oil benefits more than just your sense of smell?
Soothing and balancing, pure lavender oil can be used in a variety of ways.
Stressed? Lavender oil can ease the tension. Studies
have shown that the scent of lavender oil can even reduce stress.
Lavender oil can help a slight headache dissipate.
Mix 3 drops with peppermint oil and chamomile oil and let the natural
fragrance do its work.
Need a good night’s rest? Lavender oil’s scent can
help you slip into dreamtime more easily. Just put a drop or two on your
pillow and drift. Or add a few drops to your bedtime bathwater.
Want healthy skin? Lavender oil has a long history of
use as a gentle and effective cleanser. Add a drop or two to your daily skin
care routine and enjoy the results.
By some reports, lavender oil may even make it more
comfortable to be outside in the summer months.
What Makes NOW Botanical Essential Oil Aromatherapy
Products so Special?
The integrity of an essential oil is determined by the botanical from
which it was derived, proper harvest, and gentle extraction methods. NOW
Essential Oil botanicals are grown free of pesticides, synthetic
fertilizers, and herbal residues. Each essential oil is derived from the
best industry-leading quality materials, highly concentrated, free of
synthetic compounds, gentle extraction and processing methods, and subject
to the same testing as Certified Organic. Essential oils are a wonderful way
to enjoy the fragrances and medicinal properties from some of today's most
sought after botanical extracts.
In addition to aromatherapy botanical essential oil's vast therapeutic,
medicinal, and hygienic uses, they are also honored and used for their
emotional, mental, and spiritual gifts as well -- improving moods, calming,
and lifting spirits over the past 6,000 years. New continuing studies seem
to indicate that certain botanical essential oils may even help with stress
Precautions: Essential Oils are highly concentrated botanical
extracts and should not ever be ingested or applied to the skin full
strength (for skin use: infused with a carrier oil or with distilled water
is suggested for most oils). Consult an accredited aromatherapy reference or
professional for questions on oils used topically. Most everyone can benefit
and enjoy botanical essential oil aromatherapy, but those that are pregnant,
have allergies, and those with respiratory conditions (including asthma)
should only use essential oils under the guidance of a trained health
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