Lavender water has as many uses in today’s home as it did hundreds of years ago. The scent is at once refreshing and relaxing, and lavender water is very easy to make – which explains, perhaps, the popularity of this centuries-old concoction.
There are a number of ways to make lavender water, so we’ve included several different recipes here, along with suggestions on how to use it as a body spray, cologne, facial mist, sinus inhaler, linen spray or room freshener. Many lavender water recipes are interchangeable, meaning you can use them for more than one purpose. Essentially, you may regard the following lavender water recipes as a guide for using the ingredients you have at hand, for the purpose you have in mind.