What Is Lavender Essential Oil Good For?
by Michael Holloway Updated 03/05/2021
Lavender essential oil is one of the most commonly used and loved. It has a beautiful calming effect and can be used in candles, soap, massage oils and fragrance burners to name just a few uses.
NAME: Lavandula angustifolia, Lavandula officinalis
FAMILY: Lamiaceae (Labiatae)
AROMA INTENSITY: Medium
AROMA: Floral, herbaceous, sweet, woody
EXTRACTION METHOD: Steam distilled from the flowers
Skin healing, analgesic (pain relief), antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, relives burns and sunburn, antimicrobial, antiseptic, anti-fungal, sedating, reduces the appearance of scars and blemishes, helps bruises and boils heal, encourages restful sleep, helps relieve headache, relaxing, combats irritability, antidepressant, reduces anxiety, stress management, encourages feelings of love.
The Peak Soap Team