LAVENDER ESSENTIAL OIL - Australia
Lavandula angustifolia Grown on Pyemmairrener land, Australia
Lavender is a popular, versatile oil used in perfumery and blends. With a delicate floral scent & herbaceous undertone, the Australian Lavender has a more fresh herbal aroma than the sweet Lavenders produced in Bulgaria.
Process: Steam Distilled Essential Oil
Plant Part: Flowering tops
Note: Middle to Top Note
Aroma Family: Floral, herbaceous
Aroma: Intense sweet-herbaceous/floral aroma; greener and less sweet and with a deeper aroma than other Lavenders.
Bergamot, Cardamom, Cedarwood, Chamomile, Cistus, Citronella, Clary Sage, Clove, Coriander, Cypress, Fir, Frankincense, Galbanum, Geranium, Helichrysum, Jasmine, Juniper, Labdanum, Lemon, Lime, Mandarin, Marjoram, Neroli, Nutmeg, Oakmoss, Orange, Patchouli, Pine, Rose, Rosemary, Sandalwood, Vetiver & Ylang Ylang.
Soothe's & calm nerves as well as soothing skin conditions. Lavender can have sedative, analgesic, antiseptic, anti-inflammatory, anti-bacterial and an anti-depressant effects.
Soothes & heals the skin in moisturisers, mists, eye creams ; in air fresheners to deodorise; In sleep blends for candles, diffuser & baths; In salves & massage oils to help with muscle & nerve pain as well as headaches & menstrual cramps.
Not recommended for ingestion. Non-toxic & non-irritant. Can be used neat in small areas.
Information on the traditional uses and properties are provided on this site is for educational use only, and is not intended as medical advice. If you have any serious health concerns, you should always check with your health care practitioner before use.
Basic First-Aid Salve
An all purpose salve for kitchen burns, sunburns, bites & cuts.
250ml jar or storage jar
Small baking dish
Strainer or Muslin Cloth
40 drops Lavender Essential Oil
14g Calendula Flower
7g Lavender Flower
7g Comfrey Leaf
235ml Olive Oil
Preheat oven to 80degrees Celsius.
Place herbs in a shallow baking dish & pour olive oil over them.
Stir in & bake for 4 hours. Strain. Pour into a saucepan & turn on low.
Add beeswax & stir in till melted.
Let cool for a couple of minutes & add essential oil.
Pour into a lidded storage container.
Let cool completely before closing the container.