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Bay Laurel Essential Oil

Certified Organic

  • OG
  • Laurus nobilis
  • Origin: Hungary
Bay Laurel Essential Oil

SKU
eo_bayl1/2

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Parts Used

Leaves and twigs

Extraction Method

Steam distillation

Note Classification

Middle

Aroma

Strong, spicy, medicinal, herbaceous

Overview

Bay oil was very popular with the Romans. They thought bay was a symbol of wisdom, peace, and protection.

Packaging

1/2 oz., 1 oz., and 2 oz. essential oils are packaged in amber glass bottles with drop reducers for easy application. Larger sizes are packaged in amber screw cap bottles and do not come with reducers or droppers.

Label Updates

We are currently transitioning to a smudge proof label for our essential oils. If ordering more than one oil you may receive both types of labels as we make this transition. Our new labels are a poly-base and printed in full color in-house.

Blends Well With

Bergamot, clary sage, cypress, frankincense, ginger, juniper, lavender, orange, patchouli, pine, rosemary, ylang ylang

Herbal Miscellany

The nymph Daphne escaped Apollo's attentions by being transformed into a tree. Since Apollo could not have her as his wife he took this tree, the bay laurel, as his emblem.

Precautions

This oil can cause breathing problems in young children. It is potentially carcinogenic, can cause skin sensitization and mucous membrane irritation. Never use essential oils undiluted, in eyes or mucus membranes. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children.

Before using topically, perform a small patch test on your inner forearm or back by applying a small quantity of diluted essential oil and apply a bandage. Wash the area if you experience any irritation. If no irritation occurs after 48 hours it is safe to use on your skin.

For educational purposes only. This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.
This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.