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Laurel Leaf Essential Oil

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Embrace the timeless essence of Edens Garden Laurel Leaf essential oil and unlock a world of aromatic wellness that champions both your spirit and body's needs. This esteemed oil, with its rich earthy notes and subtly sweet undertones, is more than just a delightful aroma – it's a potent symbol of self-empowerment and vivacity. It has been cherished since ancient times, when Greeks and Romans adorned their leaders with its leaves to celebrate achievements. Now, it's your turn to revel in the legacy of victory and well-being that Laurel Leaf brings to your life.

Infuse your day with the vigor of Laurel Leaf essential oil. A single drop can transform your morning routine into a motivational ritual, dispelling doubts and charging your energy reserves. It's not only invigorating for the mind but also a friend to your body, offering comfort to weary muscles and joints. For those seeking clear breathing, Laurel Leaf's inspiring aroma encourages deep, full breaths, giving you the sensation of inhaling the fresh, clean air of the Mediterranean forests where these resilient trees thrive. The essential oil, steam-distilled from the noble leaves, invites you to benefit from its health-promoting qualities.

Incorporating Laurel Leaf essential oil into your daily life is a breeze. Add it to a diffuser to create an environment that inspires confidence and creativity, or blend it with a carrier oil for a massage that soothes and rejuvenates. For a personal aromatherapy touch, apply a diluted mix to the wrists, and breathe in deeply whenever you need an aromatic boost. Laurel Leaf's multifaceted nature also makes it a perfect addition to homemade cleaning solutions, bringing freshness and purity to your home. Each luxurious drop offers a natural way to uplift your spirit, support physical well-being, and pay homage to the plant's storied past, making it a vital addition to anyone's holistic treasure trove.


Botanical Name: Laurus nobilis

Origin: Crete

Method: Steam Distilled

Plant Part: Leaves

Note: Middle

Family: Lauraceae

Synonym: Bay Leaf, Bay Laurel, Sweet Bay

Blends Well With: Eucalyptus, and other camphoraceous aromas

Aroma: Sweet, floral, earthy, medicinal, and slightly-peppery

Consistency: Thin - Medium

Color: Clear

Safety & Shelf life

Safety: Keep out of reach of children. If pregnant or under a doctor’s care, consult physician. Avoid contact with eyes. Do not use internally unless instructed by a licensed aromatherapist or physician.

Do not apply to or near the face of infants or children.

Adult Max Dilution: 0.5%

Shelf Life: 3 Years

Pet Safety: Essential oils are generally safe to diffuse around adult cats and dogs intermittently. Ensure the room you’re diffusing in is well-ventilated and that your pet can leave if desired. Discontinue use if you notice any adverse reaction. Avoid topical use and diffusing around young pets, small animals or pets with health problems.
Frequently Asked Questions
Can you ingest Laurel Leaf essential oil?
  • Essential oils are powerful, concentrated substances so a little goes a long way. Two of the most effective ways to use them is by way of inhalation and topical use. Ingesting Laurel Leaf essential oil is rarely necessary or recommended, no matter the brand. Ingestion can lead to adverse reactions such as medication contraindications, mucous membrane irritation, sensitization and nausea if done incorrectly. Therefore, if you wish to take essential oils internally, we strongly recommend consulting with a knowledgeable professional with experience in internal use.
What are the benefits of diffusing Laurel Leaf essential oil?
  • Laurel Leaf, Laurus nobilis, is a powerful and potent essential oil that can effectively allay breathing and respiratory concerns when cold and flu strike. Its a decongestant and expectorant. For the musculoskeletal system, it is an anti-inflammatory and analgesic and pairs well in blends for muscle and joint aches and pains as well as muscle spasms. It is a diuretic, ridding the body of excess fluids and can also bring down a fever. It also can uplift and energize, giving focus and concentration to those who breathe in its aromatics. So in short, diffusing with Laurel Leaf can help the respiratory system and support those during cold and flu season and can help focus the mind when tasks are at hand.
How to use Laurel Leaf essential oil?
  • There are several ways to effectively use Laurel Leaf essential oil and obtain its benefits, including 1.) Add 10 drops to your essential oil diffuser per 100 ml of water. 2.) Add 10 drops to an Essential Oil Inhaler and take it with you for on-the-go therapeutic use. 3.) Create a spray by combining 20 drops Laurel Leaf and 1 tablespoon 190-proof grain alcohol in a glass spray bottle. After a few hours, add 3 tablespoons of distilled water. Spray onto surfaces and in the air to refresh your space.
What does Laurel Leaf essential oil smell like?
  • Laurel Leaf has an incredibly refreshing aroma due to its cineole content. It’s somewhat sweet with spicy herbal undertones. It contains eugenol and carries spicy notes that are similar to Clove oil. Blend it with other 1,8 cineole oils to enhance its cleansing of the respiratory system and add it to your diffuser. Laurel Leaf will uplift the spirit and mind and enhance positivity and confidence.
Is Laurel Leaf essential oil safe for dogs?
  • Animals such as dogs metabolize essential oils very differently than humans. If choosing to use Laurel Leaf essential oil around your dog, it’s important to look out for warning signs such as behavioral differences, such as whining, scratching or acting loopy. Stop using essential oils around your dog if you notice these signs, and don’t use essential oils around small dogs, puppies and pregnant dogs. We don’t recommend applying essential oils to your pup or administering oils orally without consulting a holistic veterinarian. You may diffuse small amounts of oil around your dog, but be sure to do so in a well-ventilated room where your dog can leave if desired.
Comments from GC/MS report:The analysis of this Laurel Leaf batch sample meets the expected chemical profile for authentic essential oil of Laurus nobilis. No contamination or adulteration was detected. The results provided in this GCMS quality analysis reflect the chemical composition of the oil and lot referenced above on the date of analysis.

How to Use

Apply Topically: Our Single Essential Oils and Synergy Blends are 100% pure and undiluted. To apply to the skin, dilute with a high-quality Carrier Oil. See our dilution chart here. We recommend performing a skin patch test when using a new essential oil topically.

Diffuse & Inhale: Breathe in your favorite essential oils using an essential oil diffuser or personal pocket inhaler. For instructions on how to use your diffuser, please refer to the diffuser's product page.

DIYs: Explore simple and fun recipes on The Drop, our essential oil blog with expert tips, EO news, and informative reads.

POOR CIRCULATION: Add to a 2 ounce squeeze bottle: 6 drops of Laurel Leaf, 14 drops of Peppermint, 10 drops of Cypress, 6 drops of Lemon and 4 tablespoons of Jojoba oil. Shake to mix well. Apply enough to cover the area and massage where needed to stimulate circulation. (3% dilution)

TUMMY BLEND: Add to a 2 ounce squeeze bottle: 5 drops of Laurel Leaf, 5 drops of Ginger and 5 drops of Sweet Orange, then fill with Sweet Almond oil. Shake to mix well. Apply a teaspoon over the abdomen and massage. (2% dilution)

CHEER: Add to a personal inhaler and inhale as needed: 5 drops of Laurel Leaf, 5 drops of Rosemary and 5 drops of Peppermint. Or add Laurel Leaf to your Thera Lux Diffuser and diffuse for 30-60 minutes.

OILY SKIN: Add to a amber glass bottle: 4 drops of Laurel Leaf, 1 drop of Lemongrass, 4 drops of Orange, 3 drops of Lavender (French), 2 ounces witch hazel and Polysorbate 20 (manufacturer's recommended amount). Shake well before applying a couple of drops to a water-damp cotton ball and wiping oily areas around the nose, chin and forehead. For larger areas, add a teaspoon of the mixture to a small basin of warm water; immerse face cloth and use as a compress on the face. Shelf life: 1 week (1% dilution)

CLOSET SPRAY: In a 12 ounce spray bottle add: 55 drops of Laurel Leaf, 45 drops of Cedarwood and 40 drops of Lemon Eucalyptus. Fill with 1/2/ distilled water and 1/2 grain alcohol. Shake well before each use. Mist as needed to relieve musty smells and discourage pests.

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