Lavender

Lavender is a wonderful treatment for rheumatism, dermatitis, eczema, sunburn, insect bites, headaches, migraine, insomnia, infections, arthritis, anxiety, tension, panic, hysteria, fatigue, rashes, nervous conditions, spasms, and balances and relieves pain. Lavender is a brain and Central Nervous System sedative, reducing nervous tension, manic depression, and mood swings.Lavender is also effective in treating infected hair follicles and other minor skin conditions, pimples, black heads and light forms of acne. Lavender is antiseptic, analgesic, antispasmodic, tonic, anti-inflammatory, antibiotic, anti-infectious, antitoxin, anti-parasitic, restorative, antidepressant, calmative, and sedative. It is an excellent children’s remedy. It is good for all skin types, and balances sebum. Lavender is good for burns, psoriasis, scars, thread veins, and all problems concerning splitting of dermis and epidermis. It soothes and regenerates cells, stimulates cleansing and detoxifying. Lavender raises blood sugar, easing digestion. It is helpful and soothing in the birthing room, aids childbirth pain and speeds delivery.

Lavender is helpful with dermatitis, eczema, and sunburn. It is calming, sedative, and restorative. Lavender is reported to reduce hot flashes. Lavender functions as a cardiac tonic by lowering and balancing high blood pressure. It acts as a blood thinner, increasing capillary circulation and aids in lymphatic detoxification.

Scent: Fresh, floral, light, powdery, and sweet, middle to top note. Source: Flowers