Lavender - Lavandula angustifolia


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Aroma: Floral, Sweet


Aroma Note: Middle, Top

Properties: Analgesic, anticonvulsive, antidepressant, antiseptic, antispasmodic, antitoxic, carminative, cholagogue, Choleretic, cicatrisant, cordial, cytophylactic, deodorant, diuretic, emmenagogue, ypostensor, nervine, sedative, splenetic, sudorific tonic, vermifuge, vulnerary.




Uses

Body: Abdominal cramps, Abscesses, acne, allergies, athlete's foot, boils, bruises, burns, colic, dandriff, dermatits, earache, eczema, flatulence, headache, inflammations, insect bites/stings and repellent, live, migraine, muscular aches and pains, nausea, psoriasis, ringworm, scabies, sores, spots sunburn and wounds.

Respiratory: Asthma, bronchitis, flue, laryngitis, throat infections.

Mind and Emotions: Depression, insomnia, stress, tension, and shock.


Blend With: 
Rosemary, Clary sage, Bergamot, Lemongrass, Eucalyptus, Peppermint, Spearmint, Tea tree, Cypress, Pine, Lemon, Basil, Grapefruit, Ginger, Geranium, Mandarin, Ylang Ylang, Neroli, Jasmine, Melissa , Palmarosa, Patchouli, Petitgrain, Sandalwood



Safety: Skin sensitization has a moderate risk.



Skin Care Blend: 

Grape seed Oil
Lavender
Patchouli


Diffuser Blend:

Ylang Ylang
Lavender
Sandalwood


References
Essential Oil Safety: A Guide for Health Care Professionals

The Art of Aromatherapy: The Healing and Beautifying Properties of the Essential Oils of Flowers and Herbs

The Encyclopedia of Essential Oils: The Complete Guide to the Use of Aromatic Oils In Aromatherapy, Herbalism, Health, and Well Being


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