Lavandula Angustifolia

Products we use it in: Eczema Relief, Follicle Stimulant, Multi - Use Leave In conditioner, Moisturising Thickening Gel.

Lavandula Angustifolia - Is commonly known as Lavender. It is scientifically known as Lavandula, a widely recognized plant belonging to the mint family, Lamiaceae. It is native to the Old World, found from Cape Verde and the Canary Islands, Europe across to northern and eastern Africa, the Mediterranean, southwest Asia to southeast India. Lavender oil is extracted through steam distillation of the flowering tops of the plant.

Usage Benefits: Lavender is celebrated for its soothing and calming properties, both for the mind and skin. It's known to promote hair health by enhancing blood circulation to the scalp, which can invigorate hair follicles and encourage hair growth. The natural nutrients and essential oils in lavender can also nourish the scalp, leading to healthier, more resilient hair.

For skin, lavender's anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial properties make it an excellent choice for soothing irritated skin, reducing redness, and combating bacterial acne. Its rich antioxidant content aids in fighting off the signs of aging, promoting a firmer, more youthful complexion.

Other Benefits: Lavender's benefits extend beyond topical applications; its calming aroma is widely used in aromatherapy to reduce stress and promote relaxation. The presence of vitamins A and E supports overall skin health, while its antioxidants help protect the body from oxidative stress.

Safety Rating - EWG Score: 2