Botanical Name: Lavandula angustifolia / Lavandula officinalis
Properties: It has a light, fresh aroma with a light transparent colour extracted by the steam distillation method. It is extracted from fresh botanicals and is thin in texture once extracted into an essential oil.
Origin: Lavender was originated in the lands of the Mediterranean, Middle East, and India. Primarily it was used by the Romans to scent their baths, beds, clothes, and hair.
Features as benefits:
- Alleviates stress and anxiety
- Boosts memory and concentration
- activates mood
- functions as a protective element
Lavender is very useful for aromatherapy, promotes relaxation, offers sound sleep, and is believed to help prevent eczema, nausea, allergies, fungal infections, and menstrual cramps. It has substantial benefits, namely anti-inflammatory, antifungal, antidepressant, antiseptic, antibacterial, antimicrobial properties, antispasmodic, analgesic, detoxifying, hypotensive, and sedative properties.