Lavender is an aromatic shrub used in fragrance, specialty foods, and holistic medicine practices. Lavender has many benefits. For centuries, Lavender has been used as a tonic, antiseptic, sedative, and digestive aid. In addition to it being a hearty plant that requires little water and little maintenance it also offers some really great benefits to the body and mind. Lavender treats sore muscles, headaches, skin problems, fatigue, depression, mestrual cramps and much more. Lavender oil benefits the mood and has been used for centuries to treat mood disorders such as depression, PTSD and anxiety.
In a study conducted by the International Journal of Psychiatry in Clinical Practice, it was recorded that 80 milligram capsules of lavender essential oil can help reduce the effects of anxiety and depression. It is always important to consult your physician prior to using essential oils of any kind as high levels may cause adverse reactions. Please always test the oil in a small are of skin before using and do not use on sensitive skin areas (under eyes, lips, etc.).
Here are some more amazing benefits of Lavender:
Keep lavender for luck and fall in love
Scent attracts partner
Calm your nerves and relieve anxiety for peace of mind
Purification and tranquility - aids in meditation, energy and divination
Lavender is one of the most valuable oils for the treatment of acne and other skin problems because of its anti-bacterial qualities. It inhibits the bacteria that causes the skin infection, it helps rebalance the PH levels and reduces scarring. Use our hydrosol to mist your face after washing.
Keep a bottle of our oil in the kitchen to apply to burns recieved from cooking
Apply our oil onto sunburned skin to help prevent blistering and faster healing
With our lavender oil, add five drops to a hot foot bath and relax while you soak. The soles of the feet are very porous, so lavender can reach the bloodstream very quickly.
Take a lavender bath with our lavender bath salts to sooth your muscles
Rub a few drops of oil directly onto the muscle to benefit from lavenders anti-inflammatory properites (avoid sensitive skin areas)
With our hydrosol lavender, you can spray lavender on your pillow for a restful night's sleep.
Place one of our sachet bags on or under your pillow at night to benefit from lavender's aromatherapy benefits
When you add two drops of our 100% pure lavender oil with thyme oil to a bowl of steaming water and inhale slowly and deeply, you will receive not only a lovely fragrance but also sinus relief. This remedy can also be used for headaches.