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Lavender 40/42 essential oil
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    • Lavender 40/42 essential oil

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    • ★★★★★ ★★★★★ 4.93/5 Stars. (74 Reviews)
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    Botanical Name: Lavandula officinalis

    Plant Part: Flower

    Country of Origin: France

    Method of Extraction: Steam Distillation

    Lavender's aroma is floral, herbaceous, light with woody undertones. Its unique aroma has a calming effect on the user. Soothes the spirit, relieves anger, could be valuable in manic-depressive cases.

    The numbers in Lavender 40/42 indicate the linalyl acetate content; in this case, they indicate the product contains 40%-42% of linalyl acetate, a naturally occurring phytochemical found in many flowers and spice plants. Lavender 40/42 is generally a blend of various lavenders in order to get a consistent scent from batch to batch, with processors adding natural linalyl acetate to cover the smell of camphor or borneol components of a given lavender.

    Most soapers seem to prefer Lavender 40/42 because it smells the way they believe lavender should smell and it's fairly inexpensive......about half the price of other, more expensive lavenders which are usually reserved for aromatherapy purposes. This is our best selling essential oil for toiletries.

    Keeps insects away. Blends well with bergamot, chamomile, citronella, lemon, and pine. Flash point: 156F, OK to ship via air or ocean.

    ★★★★★ ★★★★★
    4.93/5 Stars out of 74 Reviews
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    Lavender Essential Oil
    (Shadow Hills, CA, US) | January 16th, 2016
    This 40/42 Lavender is what I use for all my soaps. Is there anything lavender doesn't pair well with? I have used this reasonably priced lavender with grapefruit, lime, lemon, peppermint, eucalyptus, tea tree... you name it. It is very potent so you can reduce how much you would use in soapmaking. For 100 oz oils I use about 2.5 oz. This is a favorite essential oil!
    Great all-purpose Lavender
    (Westminster, CO, US) | December 28th, 2015
    This lavender blend is perfect for all of my skin care products. It has a great scent that holds really well (even when I've accidentally added it to hot soap above it's flash point - oops!) and blends great with any combination of oils. It's been amazing as a burn relief oil in our house too. We always reach for it and use it neat whenever someone gets a burn and it every time it stops the burn from scabbing or welting at all.
    My "essential" essential oil
    (Washington, DC, US) | October 26th, 2015
    I use this essential oil in my own DIY hair/body/face oil mix. Not only does it give the oil a nice feminine scent but it also provides nice aromatherapy for days that may be more stressed than others. The amount I receive for the price I pay is also great!
    (Barstow, CA, US) | September 2nd, 2015
    This is my customers favorite scent, I use this scent as my main scent for my blend of butters. My customers have mentioned the lavender helps calm their eczema. Great quality oil.
    Great multi-tasker
    (The Dalles, OR, US) | July 18th, 2015
    This lavender has a lovely, slightly herbaceous scent. Not as sweet as french lavender. A perfect, all-purpose lavender! I use it for soap, lotion, scented sprays, salves... even directly on a wound, since lavender is the only essential oil that's safe to apply neat (undiluted.) It's great for healing, mood lifting and promoting sleep.
    (Lancaster, PA, US) | July 19th, 2014
    I found this oil to be extremely therapeutic and cost effective. I have problems with sleep and relaxing, and just small amounts of this oil diluted and spritzed onto pillows or what-not does the trick for me!
    Good for fragrance, not for therapeutic use
    (Austin, TX, US) | June 14th, 2014
    This lavender oil is very sweet and camphorous which makes it perfect for soap and any other product requiring a relaxing fragrance. Good quality.
    A beautiful scent!
    (Independence, MO, US) | April 14th, 2014
    I was looking for a more floral scent of lavendar and this is it! I will be using this to scent my creations as it has a lighter camphorous and more floral and sweet scent. Beautiful choice for soapers!
    Lavender, like it's supposed to smell
    (Julian, PA, US) | February 21st, 2014
    This one seems to be a nice medium throw for the scent. It's not nauseatingly lavender, and it doesn't have that nasty medicinal undertone that some lavender EO's have. This is probably "the" lavender to buy for scenting products, if you want a nice somewhat floraly scent without the undertone. It does have a light, almost musky undertone. Smells divine with the patchouli to ground it out.
    Lavender 40/42
    (Staunton, VA, US) | January 8th, 2014
    This is a great Lavender for soap making Holds its scent well and never seizes! Best price I have found!
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