Lavender Essential Oil
Lavender Essential Oil is one of many essential
oils used in aromatherapy.
Essential oils are generally used in very small quantities, e.g. measured as a small number of drops of the essential oil in a larger quantity of an appropriate carrier oil.
|Method of Extraction:||Steam distillation from fresh flowering tops of the lavender plant.|
|Source locations:||Native to the Mediterranean countries, especially France and Spain. A very popular plant, now cultivated all over the world.|
More about Aromatherapy:
- What is Aromatherapy ?
- History of Aromatherapy
- Massage Therapy and an overview of Massage Techniques
- Carrier oils vs. Essential Oils (article)
- Individual pages about carrier oils and essential oils
For more information see also books about aromatherapy.