E-453 - Lavender, Tasmanian (Lavandula angustifolia)
Many prefer this to French Highland Lavender as the best smelling Lavender. Sweet, rich but soft fragrance. Think butterscotch.
Historical Folklore Application
Lavender has been used in France and throughout Europe for hundreds of years for skin inflammations, dermatitis, eczema, scarring, burns, insect bites and stings. Mixed with equal parts Tea Tree, it is said to rapidly reduce blemishes. Alleged that if rubbed on the rub on the soles of your feet or inhaled it helps aid sleep.
Botanical Name:Lavandula angustifolia
Also Known As:True Lavender
Plant Part Used:Steam distilled from flowers.
Aroma:Sweet, Floral, Faint Butterscotch Undertone
Color:Clear to very Pale Yellow
Blends With:Most Oils
How Used:Many prefer this to French Highland Lavender as the best smelling Lavender. Sweet, rich but soft fragrance. Think butterscotch.