100% pure therapeutic grade
Botanical name: Laurus nobilis
Plant part: leaves & branches
Extraction method: steam distilled
Description: This is a sweet, lightly aromatic bay produced by steam distillation of the leaves and branches.
Historically bay was used as a sacrificial plant in Europe to help appease the gods.
These days it is used in natural perfumery, aromatherapy and skincare for its ability to help manage pimples and clear small abrasions.
Safety data: Avoid during pregnancy; skin irritant (dilute before using externally); may trigger epileptic seizures in susceptible individuals.
Important note: The information provided is for educational purposes only.
It is not considered complete and is not guaranteed to be accurate.
General safety information: Do not take any oils internally.
Do not apply undiluted essential oils, absolutes, CO2s or other concentrated essences onto the skin.
Essential oils should be avoided in pregnancy due to their possible skin sensitising effects.
If you are pregnant, epileptic, have liver damage, have cancer, or have any other medical problem, use oils only under the proper guidance of a qualified aromatherapy practitioner.
Use extreme caution when using oils with children and give children only the gentlest oils at extremely low doses.
It is safest to consult a qualified aromatherapy practitioner before using oils with children.
A skin patch test should be conducted prior to using an oil that you've never used before.