Lavandula Angustifolia - Steam distilled in New Zealand
- True lavender (Lavandula angustifolia) has a long history of use in aromatherapy to promote sleep and relaxation and to relieve anxiety.
- Lavender has a valuable reputation recognised for its soothing, antiseptic and analgesic properties. Effective for providing relief insect bites and for skin conditions such as eczema, psoriasis and acne.
- Lavender essential oil is useful for hair care because it has been shown to be very effective on lice, lice eggs, and nits. Furthermore, it is shown to help with hair loss by patients who use it to massage their scalp.
- The stimulating nature of lavender essential oil can also loosen up the phlegm and relieve congestion associated with respiratory conditions The vapor of lavender essential oil also has antibacterial qualities which can battle respiratory tract infections.