Lavender - Lavandula Angustifolia
♦ Pleasant aroma that soothes body and soul
♦ Increases collagen production
♦ Reduces fine lines
♦ Reduces visibility of scars
Lavender essential oil has its name from the Latin word 'Lavare', meaning 'to wash'. This is due to the fact that lavender is often used in baths to cleanse the mind and body. Lavender contains linalool which has a documented effect to calm down stress. It's pleasant aroma has a calming, soothing effect on the mind and body. Lavender essential oil is used to disinfect wounds, treat headaches, sterilization of surfaces, for therapy for the mind, and skin and hair care.
Lavender has powerful antiseptic properties. It can be applied directly onto wounds to sterilize, but also to increase collagen production so that the wound heals faster. It goes without saying that we love this great oil that is so powerful and treats skin problems.
Lavender helps against eczema and irritated skin because it soothes and accelerates cell production. Lavender can relieve itching. Lavender is also very good against aging of the skin because the oil will accelerate collagen production and the skin becomes more elastic and wrinkles becomes less visible.
This delightful oil can also be used as a natural alternative to preservative in skin care products. It also smell very pleasant! You'll find lavender in our Herbal Face Oil.