Essential oils - Lavender
Type - Relaxing, rejuvenating and soothing
Note - Middle
Blends well with - Bergamot, black pepper, cedarwood, chamomile, clary sage, cypress, eucalyptus, geranium, grapefruit, juniper, lemon, lemongrass, mandarin, maRjoram, palmarosa, patchouli, peppermint, pine, rose, rosemary, tea tree, thyme, vetiver
Aroma - Sweet, floral, herbaceous
Plant properties - calming, soothing
Uses - calming; helps induce sleep, scenting wardrobes to repel moths. Also used in embalming
Aromatic effect on the mind - Eases anger and frustration through its balancing, calming and relaxing properties.
Spiritual influence - Promotes greater clarity and intuition
Chakra - Heart and crown
Chakra colours - Green
Benefits - Beneficial for symptoms of insomnia and in treatments for respiratory disorders, hair care, skin care, indigestion. Supports the nervous system, immune system and blood circulation.
- Oil specific - None known
- General - As with all essential oils, never use them undiluted or in the eyes or mucus membranes. Keep away from children. Do not take internally. Always perform a patch test to an insensitive part of the body (of essential oil diluted in an appropriate carrier oil) if using an essential oil for the first time.