Tip of the Day: 29.07.2013
'Lavender is a brilliant all-rounder essential oil,' says our friend Geraldine Howard (of Aromatherapy Associates). 'It is the only essential oil you should apply neat to the skin. I take it on holiday - it's great as an on-the-spot treatment for insect bites. It's also phenomenal for healing burns. If you're in the kitchen and have an oven burn, you can spot-apply lavender.'