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Dana BaileyCategories

Did you know… There are 39 known species of Lavender? A lot of the “lavender” sold today is actually lavandin, a hybrid form of lavender developed by crossing true lavender with spike lavender. As lavender oil is created from the flowers, you can see from the pictures that lavandin is a “more efficient” plant with more flowers and produces about 50% more oil per plant. Lavandin contains much higher concentrations of camphor (7-18%), a terpene that invalidates its use to soothe burns or skin irritations. Young Living’s most popular essential oil is of the Lavendula species. It takes 27 square … Read More