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THE BEST LAVENDER SCENT

THE BEST LAVENDER SCENT

The lavender plant has ancient roots: it originates in Mesopotamia before being imported into the Mediterranean basin and in Provence where it is still cultivated today. In this region, starting from June, even in 2022 it is easy to tell that its flower fields will be the most tagged on social networks.

A symbol of freshness and cleanliness, lavender has been associated with hygiene rituals since the days of Ancient Rome, where Romans used it for cleansing (its name derives from the term “to wash”) and for perfuming and sanitising environments.

THE NUMEROUS VIRTUES OF LAVENDER

The properties of this scented plant are various. Over the centuries, the populations living in the Mediterranean region have used it in herbal and medicinal preparations, as a remedy to preserve fabrics and against woodworms; they have used it in the form of essential oil in aromatherapy rituals, in hot baths and in massages to cure contracted muscles. We should not forget that lavender, when infused, becomes a relaxing and digestive herbal tea. Lavender is an easy plant to grow even on the terrace, once it has flowered it can be collected and dried in fabric bags, stored in the linen it will give a sense of persistent freshness and well-being.

THE BEST LAVENDER PERFUMES

The most current fragrances interpret lavender in creative and sophisticated ways. The simplicity of lavender hides, however, an olfactory complexity. The blue flower has an aromatic, herbaceous, woody, flowery, fruity and dusty profile. The seductive and comforting aroma gives an intense tone to the base notes. Its essence is often used in men's perfumery with the fougère accord. profumeria maschile grazie all’accordo fougère.

ARTISTIC PERFUMERY HOMAGES LAVENDER

In Astra has wanted to pay tribute to the blue flower in the perfume dedicated to the brightest star in the night sky, Tistar. In this olfactory composition, lavender accentuates the delicate notes of musk and sparkling citrus accord, prolonging the brightness that is released by the fragrance. The aromatic and elegant effect warmly envelops the wearer. Thanks to the precious bottle it is a perfume to give to men and women and, why not, to treat yourself. You can buy the Tistar perfume and receive it quickly here