- Botany: Lavandin is a cross between Lavandula angustifolia (Lavender) and Lavandula latifolia (Spike Lavender.) It is a round shrub with stems that have gray-green leaves which are covered in fine silvery gray hairs with light blue/violet flowers. It is part of the Lamiaceae botanical family.
- Scent Profile: Mid note that is floral, herbaceous, and camphoraceous
- Used for wound healing and skin infections, allergic reactions, or sores
- Relieves muscular stiffness
- Reduces the impact of menstrual cramps
- Pregnancy: helps with respiratory support, backaches, leg cramps, carpal tunnel, and stiffness.
- Supports the respiratory system for ailments like bronchitis, sinusitis, colds, and the flu
- Blends well with: Carrot Seed, Clary Sage, Frankincense, Helichrysum, Lavender, Mandarin, Marjoram, Neroli, Patchouli, Petitgrain, Rosemary ct verbenone or ct camphor, Sage, Spearmint, Spike Lavender, Tangerine, Thymol ct linalool,
- According to Tisserand & Young: Lavandin poses a moderate risk of skin sensitization.
- It has potential drug interaction and may inhibit blood clotting.
- Oral Caution: Avoid taking internally with anticoagulant medication, major surgery, peptic ulcer, hemophilia, or other bleeding disorders.