Lavender embodies the warm and nurturing love of Mother Earth. Known by many, Lavenders aroma can uplift us into heavenly energies. Lavender has been used for centuries in bathwater, fragrance and perfume. It can help soothe stomachs, burns and wounds. Our Oregon Lavender Essential Oil is especially warm and comforting to the spirit. The summery aroma that it gets from the unique Oregon soil really sets it apart from other lavenders.
This warm and sweet-herbaceous oil has a potent impact on psychological health as well and is useful for dealing with nervous tension and overwhelm. Use Lavender Essential Oil through inhalation or in a full body massage to stabilize the mood, ward off negative emotions, quiet fears and phobias, and soothe pain. Lavender is also commonly used to help ease depression, helping the body to rest and shed the weight of the world.
Properties: rubefacient, carminative, hypotensive, antiseptic, antidepressant, analgesic, antispasmodic, diuretic, antimicrobial, nervous relaxant, anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, aids digestion, respiratory relaxant, cerebral sedative, antitussive, moderate antihistamine, antiallergy, nervous restorative, circulatory stimulant, skin regenerator, antipruritic, tonic, antitoxic
Aroma: Warm, Sweet-herbaceous, floral; slight balsamic-woody undertone; fresh
Perfumery Note: Top-Middle
Blends with: Orange vetiver, clove, clary sage, pine, geranium, cistus, cedarwood, patchouli, citrus oils, ylang-ylang
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Specific Benefits of Oregon Lavender Essential Oil:
Soothes lumbago and Other Muscular Aches and Pain
Oregon Lavender Essential Oil takes the edge off muscular and joint aches. If you’re tired of feeling sore and decrepit from lower back pain, wind down to a soothing massage using this volatile oil.
As lavender has various properties, including analgesic, spasmolytic, and anti-inflammatory, a soothing massage to localized areas may relieve pain.
If rheumatic discomfort, sprains, and other muscular issues are commonplace in your life, Oregon Lavender Essential Oil is perfect for loosening things up a bit. Make no mistake, this floral volatile oil packs quite a punch when added to our Pain Relief Formula. Simply add a few drops and enjoy a relaxing, pain-busting massage.
Supports Women’s Health
Clinical studies show that women with painful and heavy menstrual cycles can benefit from the therapeutic properties of Oregon lavender essential oil. Before your next period hits, start using the aromatic oil to reduce pain caused by dysmenorrhea, and excessive bleeding.
Soothes Abdominal Cramps and Indigestion
Abdominal cramps and discomfort as a result of colic, indigestion, flatulence, and other digestive disorders can be cosseted using lavender oil.
Promotes Skin Tissue Healing
Oregon lavender’s skin regenerative properties not only prevent infection on surface wounds but promotes tissue healing. It’s perfect for sensitive skin, and if you’re tired of watching past wounds heal at the pace of a sloth, French lavender oil is a worthy topical agent to use.
Fights Against Fungal, Bacterial, and Viral Infections of the Skin
Your skin is a strong barrier but by no means impenetrable. If contagious skin infections like athlete’s foot, candidiasis, canker sores, cold sores, and others can’t seem to give you a break, you need Oregon Lavender oil in your corner. The oil’s strong antimicrobial property helps you deal with irritable rashes, itching, and discomfort associated with skin infections.
Repels Insects and Soothes the Skin
You’re not the only one who’s excited about spring and summer. Insects and bugs are, too! If you’ve had enough of them ruining your great outdoor (and indoor) experience, it’s time to take the fight to them. Oregon lavender essential oil does a wonderful job at handling parasitic pests such as lice and scabies.
And, if you’re ever bitten or stung, lavender has anti-inflammatory, antiallergy, and antipruritic properties. These attributes will keep pain, swelling, and itching to a minimal. Oregon lavender oil may also be useful against symptoms associated with certain skin conditions like eczema, psoriasis, and dermatitis.
Relaxes Spasmolytic Respiratory Conditions
Chronic coughing, hoarseness, excessive mucus build-up in the nasal passage, throat infection, and other respiratory conditions, can be soothed using Oregon lavender oil.
Promotes Emotional and Mental Wellness
Lavender acts as a sedative to the cerebral and nervous system. Its relaxing properties dispel irrational, irritable behaviors and attitudes. Do you find it difficult to initiate and remain asleep at nights? Using Oregon lavender before the lights go out may prove to be a tremendous sleep aid.
If anxiety, stress, and depression are slowly putting out the light in your eyes, using the oil on a regular basis can provide comfort and relief. The oil elevates your thoughts and emotions by leaving you cool, calm, and collected. As Oregon Lavender Essential Oil acts a lot like a nervous restorative and cardiovascular relaxant, it may be useful in lowering high blood pressure and heart palpitations.
Oregon Lavender Essential Oil removes insecurities surrounding communication. If you’ve been holding back, preventing your true voice from being heard, Oregon lavender teaches you how to let it out. You tap into your internal force to confront hindrances that have been restricting self-expression and honesty.
Cower no more beneath the voices and strong criticisms of others, but let your inner person greet the world with grace and acceptance. Be vocal about your emotions, but in the most honest and courageous way. As you’re led by the ‘oil of communication’, lavender pulls off the muzzle you’ve worn for years, to ensure your voice thunders above the clouds. Be transparent with the people around you, but especially true to you.