Sweet, floral, herbaceous
BLENDS WELL WITH
Bergamot, black pepper, cedarwood, chamomile, clary sage, eucalyptus, geranium, grapefruit, juniper, lemon, lemongrass, marjoram, patchouli, peppermint, pine, ravensara, rosemary, tea tree, thyme
Acne, allergies, anxiety, asthma, bruises, burns, colic, cuts, cystitis, depression, dermatitis, earache, flatulence, headache, hypertension, insect bites, itching, labor pains, migrane, oily skin, rheumatism, scabies, scars, sores, sprains, strains, stress, stretch marks, vertigo, whooping cough. [Julia Lawless, The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Essential Oils]. It is well known for its sedative properties and for its ability to help calm stress and anxiety and to help promote sleep. If used in excess, however, Lavender Oil can actually act as a stimulant.
Oil Specific: None known.
General: As with all essential oils, never use them undiluted, in eyes or mucus membranes. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children. If applying an essential oil to your skin always perform a small patch test to an insensitive part of the body (after you have properly diluted the oil in an appropriate carrier.
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