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Can I use lavender oil in 2yo dd's bath?

(4 Posts)
olivo Sun 31-Aug-08 18:23:59

Is it safe at this age? if so, how many drops? thanks!

misi Sun 31-Aug-08 18:35:25

yes, I used it in my sons bath from 3 months to sooth him after his feeding troubles. depends on how big your bath is. in his baby bath I used 2 drops but when he got into the big main bath it was 5 drops but then I used high altitude lavender oil which is the best for theraputic use which is what any self respecting aromatherapist would use too, cos its not just smelly!!

www.thinknatural.com/products/501398/Absolute-Aromas-Lavender-(High-Altitude)-Pure-Essential-Oil-10m l.htm
the one I used

olivo Sun 31-Aug-08 19:42:04

thank you, misi (once again - can you become my personal therapist?!)
I thought a few drops might be too many but our bath is quite big so will use several; anything for a decent night's sleep!

misi Sun 31-Aug-08 21:41:04

not often I get asked that wink

and try to get some lavender water and splash a bit on the sheet underneath the her pillow, worked a treat for my son.

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