Lavender Essential Oil

November 15, 2017

Lavender Essential Oil is one of the most common essential oils and has been used for thousands of years in cosmetics, perfumes and even for embalming! Ancient Romans utilized lavender for healing, deterring insects and for washing. And because this essential oil is so versatile, it is one of the top ten must have essential oils for your home apothecary!


This post contains affiliate links. If you haven't already, read the disclaimer.


Benefits of Lavender Essential Oil

  • has calming and relaxing properties
  • soothes occasional skin irritations
  • helps reduce the appearance of skin imperfections
  • used in aromatherapy to help relieve a headache
  • used in aromatherapy to help relieve coughs and colds
  • used in aromatherapy to help relieve joint or muscle pain associated with sprain, strains or rheumatoid arthritis 

Ways to use Lavender Essential Oil

  • Diffuse 3-4 drops in the air or on diffuser jewelery to promote relaxation in adults & children.
  • Apply a drop on the bottom of foot for a restful night.
  • Apply a drop on occasional skin irritations to soothe.
  • Add to this Baby Bum Spray recipe!
  • Apply a drop on the temples or neck for it's calming properties.
  • Add it in this Headache Roller Blend.
  • Add in your homemade salves or body care products.
  • Dilute in coconut oil to massage on muscle sprains or strains.
  • Combine with water for a DIY Fabric Spray for your sofa, linens or pillow.
  • Add 5 drops to your bubble bath to add to your bath water to promote relaxation.
  • Add it to water in a mister bottle to refresh your linens.

Sources: 

http://www.kitchenproject.com/history/Herbs/Lavender
http://www.doterra.com/US/en/p/lavender-oil

You Might Also Like

0 comments

Why you need a Wholesale Account:

  1. You can get 25 - 55% off doTERRA's products (they also offer supplements, household cleaners, hair care, skin care products all made with essential oils!)
  2. You can get 10 - 30% of what you have spent back in their Loyalty Rewards Program! You can use these points to get more free oils or other items! You even earn these points on what you pay for shipping!
  3. Depending on how much you spend each month, you may qualify for the Product of the Month, for free!
  4. You aren't committed to selling anything! (If you want to, read this!)
  5. You aren't committed to a monthly order to keep your account active!

Enrolling with me means:

  • You'll receive a special handmade gift from me that you can use with your essential oils. It will be mailed to you once you sign up as a special thank you!
  • You get access to our exclusive online community of over 2000 members for oil support! There you can ask any questions about any health concern or oil and find answers! You'll also be able to participate in oil education!
  • You get me, I'm just an email or message away to answer any questions you have about how to use your oils, which are best for what and get constant oil support!
  • Lastly, my overwhelming gratitude and thankfulness for your choice and what it means to our family!

To enroll with a Wholesale Account:

  1. Click this link: http://mydoterra.com/lisatheriault
  2. Click Join & Save
  3. Click Join doTERRA
  4. Select ' Wholesale Customer' & 'Continue'
  5. Fill out your personal information & select a starter kit!

Most Popular: Home Essentials Enrollment Kit

  • FRANKINCENCE | Supports healthy cell function
  • LAVENDER | All things calming and soothes the skin
  • LEMON | Clean and fresh, supports healthy immune system
  • TEA TREE | Cleansing & purifying on the skin
  • OREGANO | Natural Immune Support and supports healthy respiratory function
  • PEPPERMINT | Cooling and invigorating
  • EASY AIR | Respiratory Blend for clear and easy breathing
  • ZEN GEST | Digestive support for occasional stomach upset
  • ON GUARD | Protective blend for environmental or seasonal threats
  • DEEP BLUE | Soothing & cooling, perfect for achy muscles (5ml)
  • Petal Diffuser
  • Introductory Package with a Product Guide!

SIGN UP HERE