Lavender Essential Oil
-The strong aroma of has been proven to have soothing effects in people suffering from stress, anxiety and mental illness.
-As a vapor, lavender oil can be mixed with vegetable glycerin to treat common cold and flu symptoms. Just add it to a vaporizer with your water and sit in an enclosed area. It can also be sprayed in a shower/sauna for a similar effect. You can even add a few drops to a bowl of hot water and breathe in the fumes.
-Because of the soothing properties, it has been known to induce sleep making it helpful for treating insomnia and other sleep related issues. Many people who are stressed out use it as a daily sleep aid.
-Lavender Essential Oil can stimulate urine productions and restore hormonal balance in the bladder.
-It can be an effective treatment or lice and hair ailments.
-When applied directly on the skin, Lavender Oil can treat acne, wrinkles, psoriasis and inflammation which makes it a great addition to any skin care product.
-Even with all the benefits many insects don’t find Lavender Essential Oil appealing. This is why it is a known mosquito and moth repellant and today many of the all natural as well as conventional insect repellants on the market contain Lavender as one of the primary ingredients.
-Add drops to shower bath
-Mix into lotion/massage products
-Apply directly to scalp
- Mix when making perfumes
-Massage into joints for pain relief