Calm Your Senses with Lavender

Did you know there are 47 different species of lavender? In ancient times, this member of the mint family was burned as incense to the deities and used to perfume bath water. Associated with spiritual love, lavender stimulates our emotional centers and reprograms the mind, making it one of the primary essential oils for inducing peace and calming the emotions. Here’s why we love lavender as an essential calming ingredient in our products:

Lavender oil is adaptogenic in nature, meaning that it normalizes both dry and oily conditions of the skin, scalp and hair. You know how the scent of lavender soothes and calms you down? It does the same thing for your hair by balancing the scalp. Anti-microbial, anti-inflammatory, and skin regenerative, it is also great for sensitive and mature skin. Lavender reduces flakiness and dandruff, decreases inflammation and may even prevent hair loss by improving blood circulation to the scalp.

Native to the Old World but found all over the globe, lavender is extracted from the flowers of Lavandula angustifolia. We source our lavender from the beautiful Balkan nation of Bulgaria.

Calm your senses with lavender! You’ll find this tangy herb in our:

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

The Love Stories Continue:

Sunflower Seed Oil

Amazing Benefits of Sunflower Seed Oil for Hair Health We love the mighty sunflower seed. Did you know it was the Native Americans who first domesticated this sunny plant into a single headed plant with a variety of seed colors? Archaeologists believe the sunflower may have been domesticated before corn; as early as 3000 BC….


Good for your Health, Good for your Hair: Rooibos Tea Known as a “miracle tea” for its tremendous healing powers and anti-aging properties, rooibos tea has 50 times more antioxidants than green tea and helps destroy free radicals. Khoisans, the indigenous bushmen of the Cederberg region of South Africa, originally harvested the leaves centuries ago…
Pumpkins in a bowl

Pumpkin Seed Oil

Pumpkin: The Perfect Fruit for Healthy, Organic Hair The mighty pumpkin is one of the most versatile, and healthy, fruits in the bunch! This ancient food staple has Mexican origins and was a favorite with Native Americans. We know this omega-6 fatty acid-packed seed (and favorite Fall snack!) as the perfect ingredient for the hair…