To diffuse in a traditional burner, simply fill dish with water and add a few drops of oil on top before lighting the candle.
For electrical fragrancers, follow instructions given by the manual.
For massage: dilute in a carrier oil and gently massage over the skin.
Add a few drops to a handkerchief or inhale directly from the bottle if you are on the go. Dilute in distilled water and pour into spray bottle for an all-natural room fragrancer.
You may find that Bay blends particularly well with Cedarwood, Coriander, Eucalyptus, Geranium, Ginger, Juniper, Lavender, Lemon, Orange, Rose, Rosemary, Thyme and Ylang-Ylang.
Native to the Mediterranean but now found the world over.
Add a few drops to your shampoo or conditioner to help promote scalp health and minimize hair loss.
Dilute and use in massage to refresh and revitalise. Add a few drops to a vaporiser for an energising ambience.
Bay essential oil was very popular with the Romans, who thought that the herb was symbolic of wisdom, peace and protection. In ancient Greece athletes were crowned with wreaths of bay.
Dilute in a carrier oil before skin application. Keep away from children and out of eyes. Do not take internally or apply undiluted to the skin. For further advice on using essential oils to treat medical conditions, we recommend you seek advice from a professional.
Please note that Amphora Aromatics Ltd cannot be held responsible for any injury, illness or adverse reaction to any recipes, instructions or advice given. It is the responsibility of the end user to ensure that they have followed the relevant safety protocols and that they are aware of any possible side effects before use. We always advise that a skin patch test is carried out before full usage of any natural product whether purchased from ourselves or elsewhere.
Flammable liquids included in Class 3 are included in one of the following packing groups:
- Packing Group I, if they have an initial boiling point of 35°C or less at an absolute pressure of 101.3 kPa and any flash point, such as diethyl ether or carbon disulfide;
- Packing Group II, if they have an initial boiling point greater than 35°C at an absolute pressure of 101.3 kPa and a flash point less than 23°C, such as gasoline (petrol) and acetone; or
- Packing Group III, if the criteria for inclusion in Packing Group I or II are not met, such as kerosene and diesel.
Note: For further details, check the Dangerous Goods Transportation Regulations of the country of interest.
Avoid Bay Oil in alcoholism, in haemophilia, in prostatic cancer, with kidney and liver problems and if taking anticoagulants. (Robert Tisserand, Essential Oil Safety)
Principal Constituents Inci Name
Eugenol, myrcene, chavicol, methyl eugenol, linalol and limonene among others.
INCI name:Laurus nobilis Oil
Sunday, 12 July 2020
I used this oil in the spring when I had some breathing difficulties. I would usually use Olbas oil or Vicks Vaporub for winter chills but found that bay oil used diluted on my skin like a vaporub really helped soothe my breathing. It made all the difference. Thank you