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Laurel Leaf Essential Oil
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Laurel Leaf Essential Oil

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Laurus nobilis
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Laurel Leaf Essential Oil
100% PURE, THERAPEUTIC GRADE ESSENTIAL OIL
COMMON NAME Laurel leaf oil, Bay Laurel Oil
BOTANICAL NAME Laurus nobilis
PLANT PARTS USED Leaf
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN India
 
Used and revered by the ancient Egyptians, Greeks and Romans, Laurel has a long history of use as a protector both in medicinal and symbolic or spiritual ways. It was seen as a symbol of wisdom and to this day the term ‘Laureate’ is used as a term of eminence. Laurel leaf essential oil reflects these ancient uses, with protective antiseptic and warming properties and the ability to stimulate the mind.
Nature/Essence – Warm & Stimulating
SKIN ICON 72pxFOR THE SKIN
Laurel oil can be used as a hair and scalp tonic. It is used to promote hair growth, and for dandruff or greasy hair.
 
BODY ICON 72pxFOR THE BODY
Laurel leaf has a warm stimulating action when massaged on muscles and joints to ease spasms, aches and stiffness. It can also be massaged on the abdomen to help both stimulate digestion and settle digestive discomfort, and as an inhalation Laurel leaf acts as a respiratory antiseptic.
 
MIND ICON 72pxFOR THE MIND
Laurel leaf has a tonic stimulating effect, helping to inspire the mind, encourage creative flow and instill confidence.
 
BLENDS WELL WITH
Bay, Orange, Clary Sage, Cypress and Juniper.
Appearance Clear colourless to pale yellow
Odour Description Fresh, strong, sweet, aromatic, camphoraceous, spicy
Main Constituents Cineole, linalool, a-terpineol, terpinyl acetate, sabinene, eugenol, eugenol methyl ether
Specific Gravity Min 0.910 Max 0.926
Optical Rotation Min -20 Max -10
Refractive Index Min 1.465 Max 1.475

Typical GC analysis
Laurel-276
- Consultation with a suitably qualified practitioner is recommended prior to use
- For external use only.
- Do not apply to skin undiluted
- Not recommended for use during pregnancy
- Perform a patch test prior to use

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