Lavender Spike essential oil has a fresh camphoraceous top note, with afresh, sweet and woody herbaceous undertone.
The camphor in this Lavender makes it good for respiratory, circulatory or muscular conditions.
It also has calming and sedative properties that make it a wonderful oil to help relax, fight stress, nervous tension and to promote sleep (too much however can turn it into a stimulant).
Excellent for any skin ailment such as acne, sunburn, dry skin, minor scrapes, cuts, burns and bites – a must have in one’s first aid kit!
“Especially good used for all griefs and pains of the head and brain” – Hippocrates.
Botanical Name: Lavendula angustifoliumt
Method of Extraction: Steam Distilled
Part Typically Used: Leaves and Flowers/Buds
Country of Origin: Spain
Description: Colourless or pale yellow oil. Like other lavender oils, Spike Lavender Oil is floral, fresh, sweet and herbaceous. However, it is much more camphoraceous undertone than other Lavenders.
Actions: True tonic for all systems. Analgesic, Antiseptic, Antimicrobial, Anti-fungal, Antidepressant, Sedative, Stimulant, Nervine, Vulnerary, Cicatrizing, Antispasmodic, Carminative, Diuretic, Diaphoretic, Hypotensive, Vermifuge, Insecticide, Rubefacient, Deodorant.
Special use: Similar uses to Lavender, but with a sharp and probing scent. A more penetrating rubefacient; Good for respiratory, circulatory or muscular conditions.
Blends Well With: Clove, Bay leaf, Cinnamon, Citronella, Cypress, Clary sage, Rosemary, Geranium, Thyme, Pine, Patchouli, Cederwood, Citrus oils esp. Bergamot and Lime.
Safety Data: Non- toxic, non- irritant, non-sensitizing.
Aromatherapy / Home Use
Skincare: Regenerative, Wounds, Burns, Cuts, dry, cracked or sensitive skins and also mature or aged skin. Sunburn, Dermatitis, Dandruff, Stretch-marks, Head lice, Scabies, Ringworm, Athletes foot, Bites and stings. Deodorant
Muscle & Skeletal system: Lumbago, muscular aches and pain, supportive oil for Rheumatism, “Tonic for the heart”
Nervous System: An excellent Balancer of the nervous system. Helpful with depression, nervous tension and stress related conditions. Headache, Migraine, Irritability, PMS, Shock, Excitement/Over-active children, Insomnia. Steadying influence on the psyche, Washes away emotional conflict, Warming/cooling & sedating.
Digestive: Abdominal cramps, Colic, Dyspepsia, Flatulence, Nausea, Indigestion, increases bile flow.
Respiratory: Asthma, Bronchitis, Catarrh, Whooping cough, Laryngitis, earache.
Genito-urinary / Endocrine Systems: Cystitis, Leucorrhea, Pruritis. General menstrual issues – lack of periods, pain and cramping. PMS, Pregnancy & Birth.
Immune: Colds flu chills and cold extremities, chickenpox.
General Essential Oil Safety Recommendations
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