Cotswold Lavender is a family-run farm growing and distilling the finest lavender essential oils. The crops thrive in the free-draining soils on the hill overlooking Broadway and the Vale of Evesham.
Oils are gently extracted using rainwater by steam distillation, a process originally invented by the ancient Egyptians. The lavender oils within the plant that works as part of the plant’s own natural immunity.
The lavender essential oil can be applied to the skin with a carrier oil and is perhaps is best known for its ability to instil a feeling of all-round well being and confidence. Lavender is also an excellent aid for a restful night’s sleep, and some claim will help ease snoring! It is known as having a calming and restoring effect, especially good for the treatment of stress or nervous tension.
Two types of lavender oil are distilled on the farm. Lavandula Angustifolia produces a soft, sweet-scented oil commonly used for aromatherapy and perfumery. Lavandula Intermedia produces a sharper oil with a note of camphour, often used in soaps and home fragrance products.
Both oils can be bought online at www.cotswoldlavender.co.uk/lavender-oils
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