Lavender Spike essential oil is similar in properties to our other Lavender but has a slightly different odour.
It's perhaps better suited for use in room sprays than other Lavenders thanks to its reasonable price.
The most versatile and useful oil, Lavender has an abundance of uses. It relaxes and soothes the mind & body, and is number one for use in your first aid kit at home. It can be used neat on wounds & burns but care should still be taken.
Lavender blends very happily with many other oils. It can be used as an insect repellent, to scent linen and deter moths. A very soothing oil. For example, it neutralises insect bites and stings (bees, wasps and mosquitoes). It is also good in cases of nettlerash.
Lavender Oil can also be useful for dandruff when added to a base shampoo. When added to a Carrier Oil it can be used in massage to help with PMT or just as a lovely calming rub. Lavender can be used as a massage, in a vaporiser, in bath preparations and on a pillow.
It is anti-bacterial and has calming and sedative propertie.
Lavender Oil is often the first essential oil that is used to help recover from burns. It's properties include antiseptic, antibacterial, relaxing, calming, rejuvinating, soothing.
The volatile oil obtained by steam distillation of the freshly cut flowering tops of the herb.
It has a penetrating fresh and herbaceous camphoraceous odour.
Antiseptic, antibacterial, soothing, relaxing, calming.
Principle constituents are cineol and camphor (40-60%) Also contains linalol and linalylacetate among many others.
Lavandula latifolia Herb Oil (Not an official INCI name)
Dilute in a carrier oil before skin application. Keep away from children and out of eyes. Do not take internally or apply undiluted to the skin. For further advice on using essential oils to treat medical conditions, we recommend you seek advice from a professional.
Please note that Amphora Aromatics Ltd cannot be held responsible for any injury, illness or adverse reaction to any recipes, instructions or advice given. It is the responsibility of the end user to ensure that they have followed the relevant safety protocols and that they are aware of any possible side effects before use. We always advise that a skin patch test is carried out before full usage of any natural product whether purchased from ourselves or elsewhere.