Lavender 40/42 Essential Oil
Sweet floral aroma, calming, balancing, soothing. Lavender 40/42 has the most floral scent of all the Lavenders, though it’s therapeutic levels are the lowest. Nonetheless, it is recognized as having some strong properties. Usually the choice for use in soap and body products. 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.
Our essential oils are always 100% therapeutic grade and unadulterated.
Lavender 40/42 Essential Oil Information
Botanical Name: Lavandula officinalis
Country of Origin: France
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Plant Part: Flower
Aroma: Floral, Herbal, Camphorus
Blends Well With: Bergamot, Geranium, Pink Grapefruit, Lemon, Orange, Patchouli, Peppermint, Sandalwood, Ylang Ylang