Collection: lavender faqs

  • Can lavender oil be applied directly to the skin? Lavender oil is highly concentrated and potent, so it is advisable to dilute it with a carrier oil, such as coconut oil or almond oil, before applying it to the skin.

    Is lavender oil safe for children and pets? While lavender oil is generally considered safe, it's important to use it cautiously around children and pets, as their skin can be more sensitive. Consult with a healthcare professional before using essential oils around children and pets.

    How long does the aroma of lavender oil typically last in a diffuser? The duration of the lavender oil's aroma in a diffuser can vary depending on the type of diffuser used and the amount of oil added. Generally, the fragrance can last for a few hours, but this can vary based on the specific conditions.

    Can lavender oil help with anxiety and stress-related symptoms? Lavender oil is known for its calming properties and has been used in aromatherapy to reduce stress and promote relaxation. However, individual responses to essential oils may vary, and it's advisable to consult a healthcare professional for personalized guidance.