Lavender oil

SCIENTIFIC NAME:
Lavandula angustifolia (Lavender) oil

COMES FROM:
Leaves and flowering tops

PROCESSING:
Steam distillation

WHY WE'RE USING IT:
Because it’s a bit of a legend! There’s records of the ancient Persian, Romans and Greeks adding the flowers to their bathwater to help wash, purify, soften and soothe skin. Lavender oil has been around for centuries, with people swearing by its calming and relaxing properties. But not only does it smell amazing, but it’s also believed to have a whole host of skin benefits from anti-inflammatory to antibacterial.

WE USE IT IN:
Pure Rewind restorative mask, Calm Shift cleansing face balm