RECIPES: How to Use Lavender Oil at Home
Lavender oil is universally beloved for its versatility and beautiful fragrance. Here are 5 ways to try at home:
A Relaxing and Harmonizing Bath
Mix 1 drop palmarosa, 1 drop lavender, and 1 drop chamomile into 2 TBSP honey. Add to warm bathwater and feel your stresses melt away.
A Soothing Post-Workout Massage
Blend 4 drops frankincense, 6 drops lavender, and 4 drops rosemary in 30ml marula oil, and massage into your muscles and joints.
A Good Night’s Sleep
Place 2 drops of lavender on a cotton ball and tuck under your pillowcase for deep, restful slumber.
A Diffuser Blend for Kids
Diffuse 4 drops lavender and 2 drops Roman chamomile while children sleep. It’s fun for them to add the water, and diffusers make a perfect nightlight!
A Skin Repairer
Mix 4 drops lavender, 4 drops helichrysum, and 2 drops rose into 15 mL aloe vera gel. Rub onto sunburned or distressed skin.