Lavender is one of the most versatile and widely used essential oils. Adored for its beauty and prized aromatic quality, the aroma is fresh, sweet, soft, and floral. Its soothing, balancing, antibacterial, and antiseptic properties make it an essential aid for life’s little emergencies – a must-have product for every home. Lavender will enliven you when you are short of energy, and will settle you down when you are ‘wound up’. It is a valuable support for the respiratory, and muscular systems, is great for skin care and supports the nervous system relieving stress and strain. Its uses are endless and it blends with so many oils. The soothing properties of lavender essential oil make it an ideal oil for use in body skincare preparations for everyday problem skin. It is suitable for all skin types. Lavender essential oil is also widely used for relaxation and in promoting a restful night. It has a sweet and floral-herbaceous aroma with a woody undertone.