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French Lavender Essential Oil

French Lavender Essential Oil 

Lavandula stoechas L., also known as “Karabaş Otu” in Turkey, is an evergreen shrub, native to the Mediterranean, growing up to 30-100 cm. The deep purple flowers which  appear in late spring and early summer. Like other lavenders, Lavandula stoechas L. is associated with hot, dry, sunny conditions in alkaline soils. 

Lavender stoechas L. has a lighter floral and slightly camphorous scent compared to other Lavender types. Because Lavender stoechas L. has ketones in its compound, it has a strong anti-inflammatory effect. French Lavender essential oil promotes a healthy immune system. It is especially beneficial against colds and flu. It has antibacterial, antimicrobial, analgesic, antiseptic, sedative, expectorant and antispasmodic effects. It is traditionally used for headaches, irritability, nausea, feverish cold, rheumatic pains, and as a natural insect repellent  [1, 2].  

This essential oil contains a high percentage of Camphor, so it should be used with caution and should not be used on young children.



French Lavender essential oil may be applied via inhalation or topically. Before using this essential oil, carefully read Warning & Safety Requirements.

To apply to the skin, do not use undiluted essential oils on your skin.

Used topically, French Lavender essential oil can boost immunity, reduces muscle and joint inflammation, and soothes the discomforts of arthritis, and rheumatism. It enhances skin health [1,2]

Used in aromatherapy, French Lavender essential oil helps promote sleep and relaxation and to relieve anxiety.


Suggested Uses:

Try adding it to a bath or diffuser as aromatherapy, or combining with different essential oils to strengthen its effect.

Add to a 30 ml bottle: 4 drops Eucalyptus Radiata essential oil, 2 drops Atlas Cedar essential oil and 2 drops French Lavender essential oil, then fill with Sweet Almond oil and shake to mix well. Use as a massage oil on aching joints and muscles.


Warning & Safety Requirements:

  • If you are pregnant or lactating, please consult with your doctor before using any product containing essential oils.
  • For external use only.
  • Can cause skin irritation, avoid contact with eyes and mucous membranes.
  • Not suitable for children.


Storage Conditions:

Store oils in a cool dry place away from direct sunlight and out of reach of children.



  • [1]. LG. Botanicals. Lavender stoechas Essential Oil. (Erişim Tarihi : 11.09.2021).
  • [2]. Baytop, T. Türkiye’de Bitkiler ile Tedavi, İst. Üniv. Yayın No: 3255 Ecz. Fak. Yayın No:40, İstanbul. 1984.

INCI: Lavandula Stoechas Extract
Cas No: 90063-38-0
Batch/Lot No: 2019-P03S10
Stock Code: -
Botanical Name: Lavandula stoechas L.
Family: Lamiaceae
Ingredients: 100% Pure French Lavender Essential Oil
Major Components: Ketones, Oxides, Monoterpenes
Extraction Process: Steam Distillation
Part of the Plant: Top Flowers Part
Country of Origin: Turkey
Color: Clear
Aroma(s): Fresh, Bright, Herbal, Clear
Note: Top - Middle
Harvest Season:
Method of Cultivation: Conventional Farming
Expire Date: 24 months
Period After Opening: 9 months
Blends Well With: Floral Aromas