An aromatic plant of the genus Lavandula (Lavandula vera), common in the south of Europe. It yields and oil used in medicine and perfumery. The Spike lavender (Lavandula Spica) yields a coarser oil (oil of spike), used in the arts.
A liquid created by soaking lavender flowers in water or oil, pressing and straining. Many of the healing and therapeutic properties of the flower/herb are thereby transmitted to the liquid.
Relaxes, soothes, restores and balances body and mind. Calms or stimulates according to your body's needs. Excellent for refreshing tired muscles, feet and head. Treats burns and reduces scarring. Caution: Not for those with low blood pressure or in the first trimester of pregnancy.