Laurel Leaf Essential Oil 5ml
Botanical Name: Laurus nobilis
Method: Steam Distillation
Plant Part: Leaves
Synonym: Bay Leaf, Bay Laurel, Sweet Bay
Blends Well With: Eucalyptus, and other camphoraceous aromas
Aroma: Sweet, floral, earthy, medicinal, and slightly-peppery
Consistency: Thin - Medium
POOR CIRCULATION: Add to a 2 ounce squeeze bottle: 6 drops of Laurel Leaf, 14 drops of Peppermint, 10 drops of Cypress, 6 drops of Lemon and 4 tablespoons of Jojoba oil. Shake to mix well. Apply enough to cover the area and massage where needed to stimulate circulation. (3% dilution)
TUMMY BLEND: Add to a 2 ounce squeeze bottle: 5 drops of Laurel Leaf, 5 drops of Ginger and 5 drops of Sweet Orange, then fill with Sweet Almond oil. Shake to mix well. Apply a teaspoon over the abdomen and massage. (2% dilution)
CHEER: Add to a personal inhaler and inhale as needed: 5 drops of Laurel Leaf, 5 drops of Rosemary and 5 drops of Peppermint. Or add Laurel Leaf to your Thera Lux Diffuser and diffuse for 30-60 minutes.
OILY SKIN: Add to a amber glass bottle: 4 drops of Laurel Leaf, 1 drop of Lemongrass, 4 drops of Orange, 3 drops of Lavender (French), 2 ounces witch hazel and Polysorbate 20 (manufacturer's recommended amount). Shake well before applying a couple of drops to a water-damp cotton ball and wiping oily areas around the nose, chin and forehead. For larger areas, add a teaspoon of the mixture to a small basin of warm water; immerse face cloth and use as a compress on the face. Shelf life: 1 week (1% dilution)
CLOSET SPRAY: In a 12 ounce spray bottle add: 55 drops of Laurel Leaf, 45 drops of Cedarwood and 40 drops of Lemon Eucalyptus. Fill with 1/2/ distilled water and 1/2 grain alcohol. Shake well before each use. Mist as needed to relieve musty smells and discourage pests.
Safety: If pregnant, nursing or under a doctor’s care, consult physician. Discontinue use if skin sensitivity occurs. Avoid contact with eyes. Do not use undiluted on skin. Keep out of reach of children. Do not use on broken skin or on abrasions. Do not use internally, unless directed by a licensed Aromatherapist or physician. Avoid use with sensitive or damaged skin. Do not apply to or near the face of infants or children.
Adult Max Dilution: 0.5%
Shelf Life: 3 Years