Lavender - 10 ml
Lavender (Lavandula angustifolia)
This oil is anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, antispasmodic, antidepressant, antibacterial, antiviral, expectorant, deodorant, diuretic, has excellent healing properties and is very relaxing. It stimulates the lymphatic system and is therefore good for the body’s metabolism. It can function both as a relaxant and stimulant, physically and mentally. It’s an excellent first aid for burns and is mild enough for use by both pregnant women and children.
Active ingredients: E.g. Alpha Pinene, Limonene, Camphor, Linalool and Lavendulyl Acetate.
Essential oils are 75 – 100 times stronger than tea.
Essential oils are good for home use as stimulants or relaxants for the nervous system and they can be used in many ways.
Bath: Put 5 – 10 drops of pure essential oil into bathwater.
Inhalation: Put 3 – 6 drops in a bowl of hot water, put a towel over your head and breathe deeply in the steam for 5 – 10 minutes. You can also put one drop in your palm and inhale deeply, the chemicals in the oils go straight to your brain and have an immediate effect.
Perfume: Some oils are suitable to use as perfume.