Lavender Essential Oil Haute-Provence
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Our finest lavender (Lavandula angustifolia) comes from an exquisitely beautiful and tranquil farm sitting in a remote location high up in mountains (1400 m) in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence. A unique pure therapeutic-grade Lavender Essential Oil.
Our certified AOP fine lavender essential oil (appellation d’origine protégée - protected designation of origin) denotes the very highest quality production. Of paramount importance are the geographical location, the soil and climate, referred to as « terroir ». Our essential oils are passed a double series of tests – both analytical and olfactory, a guarantee of traditional quality and traceability.
“One of the best lavender essential oils”
Danièle Ryman – Aromatherapy expert, with over 35 years of experience on aromatherapy, aromacology, health and beauty
“The most beautiful oils I have ever seen. A very fine lavender Alpine. Extremely useful for pain relief particularly in joints”
Jill Bruce – Aromatherapist and author of The Garden of Eden, one of the founder members of the International Federation of Aromatherapists (IFA)
“I love the soft high note of Sanatio’s AOP Lavender. It is gently ethereal and you seem to be able to discern the gentlest rush of a breeze through the flowers. It breathes tranquillity. I adore it.”
Elizabeth Ashley – Aromatherapist, The Secret Healer, Author of 18 books, UK Director of NAHA (National Association of Holistic Aromatherapists)
Fresh, sweet, soft, floral
Antiseptic, analgesic, antibacterial, anti-depressant, anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, antispasmodic, detoxifying, soothing, balancing, relaxing, sedative
Lavender (Lavandula angustifolia) is the most versatile of all essential oils! Its calming and sedative properties make lavender essential oil wonderful to help relax, sooth irritability, relieve stress, nervous tension, anxiety, and depression and improve sleep. It restores balance for your body and mind, and is excellent for tension headaches and migraines.
Lavender is highly regarded for skin and beauty. It soothes skin irritations, helps to balance sebum production and improve complexion. Lavender oil can also be useful for dandruff and promote hair growth when added to a base shampoo.
Lavender essential oil helps clear up sinus congestion and alleviate respiratory conditions like colds and flu, cough, throat infections, asthma and bronchitis. Add a few drops to boiling water and inhale deeply. It is also blissful relief to sore throats. Add a few drops of lavender essential oil into a glass of water, mix well and gargle (do not swallow).
Lavender essential oil relieves various types of pains including sprains, joint pain, rheumatism and arthritis, and soothes tired, aching muscles.
Lavender essential oil is naturally anti-microbial, anti-inflammatory and skin-healing, and is a must-have for your first-aid kit. Lavender essential oil helps form scar tissues, speed the healing of minor burns, cuts and wounds, soothe insect bites, relieve pain, and reduce itching, swelling and redness.
How to Use Lavender Essential Oil
Put a few drops of lavender oil on the pillow, or add 5 - 6 drops to a warm bath, soak in the bath for 15 - 20 minutes before bedtime for a restful sleep.
Add 3 - 5 drops of lavender essential oil in a diffuser for relaxation and stress relief.
Blend 5 drops of lavender essential oil into 10ml grapeseed oil for a relaxing massage, to release the tension and soothe tired, aching muscles.
Massage a drop of lavender and peppermint oil into the temples to soothe headaches and migraines.
Put a drop of lavender oil to insect bites or stings to alleviate pain and itching.
Mix a few drops of lavender essential oil with aloe vera gel and apply to the skin to soothe sunburn.
Fresh, sweet, floral. Lavender is one of the most popular ingredients in perfumes. Apply 2-3 drops directly to your skin.