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Young Living Lavender Essential Oil

Mint Family
(English Lavender, Flowering tops distilled)

St. Maries Lavender (Lavandula angustifolia) is highly regarded for skin and beauty. It may be used to soothe and cleanse minor cuts, bruises, and skin irritations. Lavender is great for winding down before bedtime, yet it has balancing properties that boost stamina and energy. This lavender is grown on the Young Living Lavender Farm in St. Maries, Idaho, where the plants are carefully nurtured and cultivated.

Young Living Lavender Essential Oil

Lavendula angustifolia:

  • balancing
  • may relieve tension
  • may relieve pain
  • non-toxic-irritating or sensitizing
  • used for burns and other skin irritations
  • used for insect bites and stings
  • may repel lice
  • helpful for colic
  • helpful for irritable bowel
  • helpful for menstrual pain
  • helpful for muscular stiffness and aching
  • called a “universal Healing Oil”
  • calms and stabilizes the mind and heart bringing a sense of equilibrium
  • used as a rescue remedy it can ease nervous tension
  • may decrease panic feelings
  • may lift sadness and depression
  • non-toxic, irritating or sensitizing

30-58% Alcohols (25-38% Linalol)
26-52% Esters (24-45% Linalyl Acetate, 2-6% Terpine-4-01)
7-24% Monoterpines (4-10% Cis-Beta-Ocimene
1-5-6% Trans-Beta Ocimene
3-9% Sesquiterpines, 2-5% Aldehydes
2-4% Oxides, 1-4% Coumarins, 1-3% Ketones

(Credit: Susan Betancourt’s essential oil flash-cards)

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