Lavandula angustifolia (lavender) flower/leaf/stem extract

Lavandula angustifolia (lavender) flower/leaf/stem extract is an extract of the flowers, leaves and stems of the lavender plant, Lavandula angustifolia. In cosmetics and personal care products, it is used for fragrance and as a skin-conditioning agent that slows the loss of water from the skin by forming a barrier on the skin’s surface 1. Botanical and botanically derived ingredients used in the formulation of cosmetics are generally mild and safe.

This ingredient can be found in the following products in United States:


  1. International Cosmetic Ingredient Dictionary and Handbook. Washington, D.C.: The Cosmetic, Toiletry and Fragrance Association, 2006.