- Antiseptic, anti-inflammatory
- Soothing & calming fragrance
- Relieves headaches
- Improves cold & 'flu symptoms
- Eases insomnia
Essential oils are the highly concentrated active ingredients of plants. They should always be diluted in a base before use and should not be taken internally without professional recommendation.
- Baths: Add 5 - 10 drops of essential oil(s) to a warm run bath. If skin is sensitive, blend the essential oil in a teaspoon of carrier oil first. Close the door so the vapours don't escape. Soak for at least 10 minutes relaxing and breathing deeply. For added moisturising dilute the oils in 10ml of carrier before adding to the bath.
- Massage: add 5 - 6 drops of essential oil per 10ml of carrier oil. Mix thoroughly and apply liberally to the skin.
- Inhalations: Add 4 - 5 drops of essential oil to a bowl of steaming water. Place a towel over your head, close your eyes and lean over the bowl. Inhale the vapour for a few minutes.
- Burners and Diffusers: Fill the bowl of the burner/vaporiser with water and then add 3 - 6 drops of essential oil. Light the candle and the oil will evaporate as the water heats up. Do not let the bowl dry out.
Caring for Your Essential Oils
SOil essential oils and carrier oils are living products that are vulnerable to heat, moisture, air and light. It is best to store them in a cool, dark place with the lids well sealed. If your fridge is the only cool place around, allow the oils to reach a cool room temperature before use (around 20 degrees Celsius).
Essential oil of Lavandula angustifolia (lavender)
151 out of 154 people would recommend this product18/05/2021, By AshSmells incredible, can't go wrong with the soil organic products03/05/2021, By Birgitfragrance is long lasting - added to my home made loo spray13/04/2021, By AnnelieClassic, lovely scent, great quality oil - I will always recommend Soil products. I highly recommend this one. - Goes well with Cedarwood.07/04/2021, By ShazYes24/03/2021, By AnnelieI just ordered another. This is a great scent for relaxation.28/02/2021, By FaariaThis is the only lavender that I can use as I am highly sensitive to lavender specifically, which is just an indication of the purity of this oil and this brand. Absolutely recommend16/02/2021, By CornieLovely fragrance. A little goes a long way.03/02/2021, By ShereleSo I wrote a review before regarding the unusual smell and I wasn't sure about it. WELL LET ME TELL YOU, my first bottle is finished now and I was very wrong. This smells absolutely devine and now all other Lavender oil smells disgusting and artificial to me.31/01/2021, By Jo HThis is a staple. I always make sure I have it on hand. Use it in my diffuser, sprinkle on pillowcases and sometimes inhale straight from the bottle to help calm me. Love it.26/01/2021, By NadiaIt’s easy when buying oils go for soil. It can never go wrong.23/01/2021, By BeleneGreat product21/01/2021, By kelibonenot happy with the smell, I was totally put off by it :(06/01/2021, By DuanéSo far happy with the purchase!29/12/2020, By MorganA good anti-inflammatory with a strong scent.17/12/2020, By MariaanGreat smell and amazing benifits03/12/2020, By BeatriceThis lavender oil has an unusual deep earthy smell rather than a floral one. Not at all what I expected as I have used a number of Soil essential oils over the years. Not a fan of that particular one.01/12/2020, By THas been so helpful in aiding anxiety when used properly30/11/2020, By KarelOne of our favourite oils. Lovely and calming11/11/2020, By MorganQuintessential oil for relaxation. This is a great product31/10/2020, By AriGreat product25/10/2020, By EstelleBrilliant11/10/2020, By ShereleI'm actually unsure about it. I might have a dud bottle (though this brand is usually well trusted) It doesn't have a typical Lavender aroma and it dissappears quite quickly. But it does have a relaxing smell that's pleasant and soft.11/10/2020, By AmyExpensive, but my favourite lavender essential oil by far.06/10/2020, By PearleneLovely scent03/10/2020, By AnnekeMy favourite scent25/09/2020, By AmeliaStunning scent. Definitely relaxing. Helps with mild anxiety.
Mix lemon, lavender and peppermint for relief of mild headache.08/09/2020, By TJRelaxing aroma and great benefits for skin too.01/09/2020, By Tina BeeI use this to ease my anxiety, and help me get a good nights rest. Sometimes I add a few drops to my pillow, works a charm. Lavender is one of the essential oils I can't do without.25/08/2020, By LisaAmazing quality! Love Soil essential oil! Lavender is one of my favorites:)25/08/2020, By LisaAmazing quality! Love Soil essential oil! Lavender is one of my favorites:)08/08/2020, By MountainWonderful29/07/2020, By JanGood for the health23/07/2020, By LiezlQuality oil with a great relaxing effect22/07/2020, By Bonnyi use this in my humidifier and it makes the room so nice and relaxing.08/07/2020, By NickySoil always has top-notch quality oils for great prices. Smells amazing.08/07/2020, By SPLove lavender!!!01/07/2020, By AnescaYou can not go wrong with this oil! I use it in my air diffusor in my salon to create a peaceful space for my clients. A few drops on my pillow is just the thing for a restful sleep. Give it a try!27/06/2020, By RoxieThis product works wonders! When I have a headache, I dab a few drops of oils onto my neck before using my neck heating pad and MAGIC... the headache disappears!23/06/2020, By LucySmells lovely19/06/2020, By ConzoIt’s an amazing product , smell great and good for relaxation after a long day at work09/06/2020, By MariaanAs always with Soil products, it's great quality and worth the price.09/06/2020, By GoodnessLovely smell03/06/2020, By rashidalike the smell31/05/2020, By EmilyLovely smell coming from this oil28/05/2020, By SaraGood fragrance28/05/2020, By RockAwesome fragrance, spreads alot22/05/2020, By First bornAwesome fragrance13/05/2020, By Sandesh ElaineMy favourite13/05/2020, By Lindsey-JayneYou'll always find this in my arsenal of essential oils, but I'm a particular fan of the Soil range. Soothing and relaxing!12/05/2020, By SavStClaireLavender is a great staple oil to keep. Love the quality of Soil's products.10/05/2020, By KezGreat and surprising fragrance. It doesn't exactly smell like my lavender bush, but I use it often for sleep and calming properties in my diffuser.09/05/2020, By RealSpectacular fragrance09/05/2020, By LouiseHas a wonderful fragrance28/04/2020, By HappyNice one27/04/2020, By CandyGood smell19/04/2020, By MiancaLavender is my go to for when i need a pick me up or a calm down essential oil. it is also my husbands fav essential oil04/04/2020, By BlueUse to refresh01/04/2020, By WinnerUse as a fragrance31/03/2020, By Jarelsmells amazing and very calming29/03/2020, By GreenExcellentHappy12/03/2020, By MichelleTried this once and fell fast asleep. I have terrible sleeping habits and patterns (night owl here!). Use this in my aroma diffuser at night to help transition me into 'sleep mode'. Really makes a difference to my routine and sets me up for a better night's sleep. And if I can't fall asleep? It also helps to keep me calm and not worry.08/03/2020, By RobinPungent smell, but goes well with the Soil essential Rosemary oil I purchased as well with Castor oil as a carrier oil. I use this as a serum for thickening and lengthening my eyelashes naturally. Only been a week and I can definitely see a difference. Love it!04/03/2020, By SarahLove the Soil essential oils - Lavender is one that always needs to be in the cupboard13/02/2020, By NEYGreat aroma, i use it when i take a bath14/01/2020, By SupportUse well29/12/2019, By CindyUse this for my daughter who is struggling to sleep.
On burns. Relaxing. In difuser foe great aroma....
Must have.10/11/2019, By LeandraSo versatile. I use it in my sleep spray, as a muscle relaxer with peppermint oil.19/10/2019, By ChevonneNever be without it! A warm foot soak before bed with a soul lavender essential oil is my go to for sore feet.07/10/2019, By VGood product19/08/2019, By RoxanneBest essential oil brand. I use lavender oil for nightly facial steams and add a few drops to bath, too. Strong, soothing and relaxing.26/07/2019, By MariaLavender helps me sleep at night. It is a wonderful product12/07/2019, By CarlaAbsolutely love this lavender oil17/06/2019, By KymberleyA little goes a long way. I've been using this to help with sleep and relaxation. It's great with the grapeseed oil as a carrier oil. Feeling refreshed and well rested like never before.10/06/2019, By ChevalI love this product05/06/2019, By NancyExcellent quality and great for aromatherapy and adding to a diffuser03/06/2019, By Na'eemahLove this product! I use a few drops on my pillow for sleep and I sleep like a baby.01/06/2019, By Laralove this product27/05/2019, By TianaOne can never go wrong with lavender, it can be used in about anything and for so many reasons. I love the calming smell and often use it when I struggle to sleep, it is a great addition to a warm bath (only whem there aren't any water restrictions) and I even use it for cleaning surfaces.26/05/2019, By AdrienneAbsolutely loving this oil! So relaxing26/05/2019, By DeeGreat after a long day to create a gentle calm in the house17/04/2019, By KimNot too overpowering and it has a lovely scent.10/04/2019, By LaraExcellent product!06/04/2019, By LaraLove this product!!05/04/2019, By MiaLovely lavender smell, not as overwhelming as lavender can sometimes be. We use it in a diffuser to help us sleep.05/04/2019, By MiaLovely lavender smell, not as overwhelming as lavender can sometimes be. We use it in a diffuser to help us sleep.05/04/2019, By Jenni-Lee SLike the peppermint and Rosemary Essential oil, this is a fantastic product that I use mixed into other oil on my hair.12/03/2019, By BIANCAI rub a few drops on my wrists before I go to bed. The aroma is super calming and it keeps the mosquitoes away05/03/2019, By annetteI use this in my various essential oil concoctions, in my healing ointment, and sprinkle it on my family's pillows for a good rest full sleep during the night30/01/2019, By TonySoil is one of the best essential oil brands. You are always sure you will get good quality pure unblended oils. Lavender oil is pricey.It has so many uses from an antiseptic to relaxant .It;s a must have for any home23/01/2019, By TaniaReally love this smell, I use this in my burner every night before bed13/01/2019, By JacquiGood quality, I use it in my diffuser as well as bath water and often add a few drops to my candles. Smells lovely!31/12/2018, By JackieCalming and peaceful. I use it in my diffuser. Makes the house smell great.08/12/2018, By TrevorVery relaxing03/12/2018, By AshlynGreat product. Beautiful scent18/11/2018, By AbigailConcentrated superb grade of lavender oil. So many uses. Calming before bed in an air spray. And does double duty for minor bites nicks etc with being soothing and antiseptic.11/11/2018, By ElizabethI add this to my essential oil mix for testing mosquito bites and it is very relaxing as well.02/11/2018, By LeoniSmells amazing and is very calming29/10/2018, By AnonymousUse this together with castor oil to help relieve mum's endometriosis pain and chamomile16/10/2018, By IlzeGreat oil. Use in bath and pendant diffuser. Very calming.27/08/2018, By ClarozanneI love this oil. So calming, works well with my diffuser.23/08/2018, By DanGreat product!21/08/2018, By Sarahgood oil!08/08/2018, By GGLove this oil! Delicate yet powerful scent. Worked wonders in my first detox bath - will be sticking to this range.16/07/2018, By JanI prefer this lavender to the ones I bought in Europe.11/07/2018, By AliceIt is one of the few lavander essential oils that smells like real lavander. But it seems too pricey.06/07/2018, By Jenna-leighaffordable essential oils30/06/2018, By GetruidaMakes me sleep like a baby17/05/2018, By NadineLove love love :)08/05/2018, By MichaelaBeautiful. Great in a bath to help with itchy skin06/05/2018, By KayAs usual, soil has great quality essential oils and lavender is one of my favorite go-to. Mild and extremely versatile.05/05/2018, By REDGreat quality oil with multiple benefits . It’s a good oil to keep on hand , especially if u have kids . Work great for burn , bites , good sleep , headaches , colds , flu etc . This oil really comes in handy20/04/2018, By JessicaAn incredible essential oil. Always have some on hand.12/04/2018, By CookieMonsterStrong, pure extract. Potent natural medical properties! It also smells yummy and is extremely calming.09/04/2018, By GcinsHas the greatest calming and relaxing effect30/03/2018, By RiaA Great essential oil for relaxation13/03/2018, By DyanLavender is a must have all round oil... so many uses07/03/2018, By ChristineWhat a good quality oil - used all round, bathroom, bedroom, lounge...a firm favorite.05/03/2018, By TebogoA few drops in the bath is all you need to get the best sleep ever. I even put some in my toddler's bath on the days that he's especially hyper. Works great
17/11/2017, By LaurenWith toddlers in the house we use lavender oil almost daily - current favourite is mixed into coconut oil using an electric beater for an amazing after bath oil to promote sleepy time for two very busy twins. We also put a couple of drops onto the salt lamps around the house for a pleasant diffusion. Homemade laundry powder is incomplete without Lavender and lemon essential oil :)20/10/2017, By TraceyAlways in the bathroom cupboard. A cup of Epsom salts and some lavender oil make the best relaxation therapy.20/10/2017, By NaomiI luv dis oil. Helps me relax when ive had a hectic day18/10/2017, By mbaliBest for migraine and any other pain13/10/2017, By Mulalo NaomiI find that when i use too much it becomes strong for my nose but when a use a tiny drop its very relaxing03/10/2017, By JaniDefinitely the most versatile essential oil. I use it in bath salt, the oil burner and on a handkerchief. Calms the user down quickly and aids in a good night's sleep.02/10/2017, By JA little pricey, but worth it for the multiple uses it offers.15/09/2017, By GerdaEk maak my eie insekwerende room vir die somer. Meng olie met 'n groot pot aquasroom. Roer goed deur en gebruik soos nodig teen muskiete en ander insekte.01/09/2017, By MimiVery concentrated compared to other brands...I love it.31/08/2017, By AnelSo lovely for massages and to burn this oil in the room before you go to sleep. Soil Essential oils are the best!27/08/2017, By RuthLike all the Soil oils, this one is very high quality and does everything it is supposed to do. Great for headaches and relaxing after a hectic day, and I also put a few drops in my homemade linen spray.04/08/2017, By PandaI used this for acne scarring and in my bath to relief muscle pain and stress. Works wonders <302/08/2017, By TarynI put a few drops of this oil on cotton wool in a glass jar and at bedtime, I take off the lid and the scent fills the air. It's a great product for providing a calm atmosphere02/08/2017, By RUTHA must for my granddaughter's bath - a few drops combined with Epson salts make for a great sleep28/07/2017, By CarrieI love my essential oils and lavender is the one oil that is always kept in the house and used in the bath and diffuser.12/07/2017, By JoanetteSmells lovely! I am using this in the bath with the rosemary oil as well. I did sleep very well so maybe the relaxing effect kicked in. I am also interested to see how my skin and hair will react - so far so good. Skin looks nice and hair is soft03/06/2017, By RuthThis is one of my favourites. Great in a diffuser for calming and relaxing kids before bedtime29/05/2017, By DesSoil products are always great quality & I love using lavender oil in my burner to relax. I also like how their products are labelled so that you can easily distinguish between the different oils in your collection.29/05/2017, By DesSoil products are always great quality & I love using lavender oil in my burner to relax. I also like how their products are labelled so that you can easily distinguish between the different oils in your collection.27/05/2017, By EliskeGreat quality product! A must have in every household. I use Lavender essential oil daily. It has a multitude of qualities such as being a natural antibiotic, anti-septic, anti-depressant, sedative and de-toxifier which promotes healing and prevents scarring. One of the best qualities is that helps with the effects of shock and is a mood tonic. It really does help you wind down and relax. Love the smell!04/04/2017, By JennaVery pungent. Use sparingly.10/11/2016, By JennaAbsolutley love this oil - really helps with de stressing and sleeping at night. A really calming smell. Can absolutely recommend17/08/2016, By Janine HI always have this lavender oil, I add it to oil masks and other hair products. I started using it a few days ago on my armpits as a deodorant but it made me terribly sleepy during the day so Ive stopped. So if you
e looking for something to make you feel sleepy this is it, wont cause redness/rash/burning when applied directly to armpit.12/07/2016, By CaronLove this oil! Add it to my bath for a wonderful relaxing bath. I mixed a few drops with Bio Oil and use it on a bad scar I have on my calf, been doing this for a month now and the scar is definitely lighter and hardly noticeable in places.16/04/2016, By MichelleI love this product! I put 5-10 drops in my childrens bath water every night. I have a very active 5 year old boy, and it really helps calm him down. Great product!26/01/2016, By ashleighWhat don I use lavender oil for!!! Excellent for so many applications and the quality is awesome.09/10/2015, By TerryCastile liquid with some soil Lavender essential oil and coconut oil, as a doggy shampoo, and its wonderful. It has a multitude of other uses of course, but one of my German Shepherds has rather a sensitive skin, and this is the only product that has not left him itching for days after a bath!15/09/2015, By KasI regularly burn lavender essential oil in my burners. The SOIL lavender essential oil is much stronger than others I have used previously, so you need only a few drops to produce the beautiful relaxing scent through the home.12/09/2015, By LieslI add a few drops to a tub of epsom salts, and add to the bath. The combination of lavender (calming) and salts relieve stress and aches and pains, preparing you for a beautiful restful sleep.04/08/2015, By CindyI put a few drops of lavender oil in my daughters bath every night have done since she was a baby (she is now nearly 5) , it calms relaxes her for bedtime.
Lavender oil is also a must in your household for burns, stings and bites!! Apply directly to the burn or sting and that terrible burny sensation disapears immdediately. Your burn will heal so much quicker. My little girl has been stung by a bee twice and a couple of applications of lavender oil and it was all forgotten about within a couple of hours.31/03/2015, By LelanieI love lavender and the fact that this is organic, is just an added bonus.26/01/2015, By SarahI am NOT a fan of the smell of lavender oil or dried lavender, but I cannot deny that the aroma really soothes my nerves and helps me sleep well. I also use a very small dot of it on my piercings at night to keep them clean and healthy10/03/2014, By Justineworks immediately on burns and cuts and grazes. Always in my first aid box at home and camping.07/03/2014, By JoleneA few drops on my pillow at night send me into a blissful sleep. Love it!12/01/2014, By kayI love lavender oil. The soil brand is the best I have ever tried. All my essential oils will be soil brand from now on.
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