The Top Uses of Eucalyptus Oil

Eucalyptus (Eucalyptus globulus) originates from Australia where it has been distilled since the mid 1800s. The first work on the special antiseptic and antibacterial properties of the oil were first published in the 1870s. Historically it has been prescribed for respiratory system conditions such as bronchitis, flu, asthma and coughs. Here are our top suggestions for the… Read more »

How To Use Essential Oils To Zap Your Cold

As the weather starts to turn colder, the inevitable first round of winter coughs, colds and flu start appearing. But rather than immediately heading for your local pharmacy to stock up on expensive, chemically synthesized cold and flu remedies, why not see if you can treat your cold naturally using a few drops of some… Read more »

Flea Control With Essential Oils

If you, or someone that you know, has pets it is likely that at some point or another you will have come into contact with fleas. These nasty little parasites love to live on the skin of our furry friends sucking their blood and if given the chance will also do the same to us… Read more »

How To Store Essential Oils

For many newcomers to aromatherapy there might be lots of different questions that you might want to ask; ‘which oils should I start my collection with?’, ‘how do I know that I am using essential oils safely?’, ‘should I use essential oils neat or in dilution?’ and also often included in this list is ‘how… Read more »

Beat The Summer Heat With Essential Oils

As the summer days get steadily hotter and hotter (and let’s not forget that here on the lovely Channel Island of Jersey we get even more days of sunshine the the rest of mainland UK!) it’s great to have a few tricks up your sleeve to keep cool. Obviously cool drinks, loose cotton clothing and… Read more »

Essential Oil Tips For Beginners

There are oodles of reasons to incorporate the use of essential oils into your lives; they smell amazing, they have an absolute myriad of uses and they are completely 100% natural. Here on our wonderful Jersey Lavender Farm we produce absolutely fantastic lavender essential oil, rosemary essential oil and eucalyptus essential oil and also blend… Read more »

How To Save Money When Stocking Your Medicine Cabinet

If you really start to look around your home, you may find that there are actually lots of different ways that you can save money. Cut your energy bills by switching off lights and only heating the rooms that you use. Rent out that spare room on Air BnB. Buy fresh, unpackaged and unprocessed ingredients… Read more »

Eucalyptus Oil For Hair Loss

There are many uses of a drop if our lovely Jersey grown many people the first thing that they think of when considering it’s uses will be for treating coughs, colds and congestion (for which is it rightly known and very good). However eucalyptus oil also has a number of other uses, especially for your… Read more »

Top Three Uses Of Eucalyptus Oil

Here at the Jersey Lavender Farm, we actually don’t just grow lavender but also have a lovely little spot that is reserved for growing both rosemary and eucalyptus for oil distillation. Rosemary is a well-known partner for lavender and we have a gorgeous Lavender and Rosemary range that combines the two to perfection. However eucalyptus… Read more »

Lavender: Love It Or Hate It?

Just the other day I was having a lovely chat with an apparently normal looking person, when I they uttered one of the strangest things that I’ve ever heard. They said ‘Oh, no, I hate the smell of lavender’. I was aghast! And then I slowly sidled away, as living on my wonderful Jersey lavender… Read more »