Lavender essential oil is one of the most popular and versatile essential oils used in aromatherapy. Distilled from the plant Lavandula angustifolia, the oil promotes relaxation and believed to treat anxiety, fungal infections, allergies, depression, insomnia, eczema, nausea, and menstrual cramps.
The oil promotes relaxation and believed to treat anxiety, fungal infections, allergies, depression, insomnia, eczema, nausea, and menstrual cramps.
Lavender essential oil may help promote sleep and fight insomnia.
Lavender oil works to kill bacteria, and this can prevent and heal acne breakout.
Soothes eczema and dry skin, used to treat psoriasis.
Lavender oil can aid in skin lightening since it reduces inflammation. It can reduce discoloration, including dark spots. Lavender oil helps lessen blotchiness and redness, hyperpigmentation .
Free Radicals are partly responsible for fine lines and wrinkles on the face. Lavender oil is full of antioxidants, which help protect you from the free radicals.
Helps promote hair growth, prevent or kill head lice.
*Lavender Essential Oil is considered as the best-available diffuser oil in the market since its aroma is quite sedative and pleasing.
Directions for use -:
*To use lavender oil for acne, dilute it in coconut oil or another carrier oil and apply it to your skin after washing your face.
*Mix one drop of lavender oil with a drop of argan oil and put it directly onto a pimple twice a day.
*You can also use lavender oil as a facial toner by mixing two drops of lavender oil with one teaspoon of witch hazel.
*To use this essential oil for eczema, mix two drops with an equal amount of tea tree oil, along with two teaspoons of coconut oil. You can use it daily.
*To use lavender oil for wrinkles, use a few drops of the essential oil along with coconut oil .The mixture can be used as a moisturizer once or twice a day.
*To treat the inflammation on a burn, combine one to three drops of lavender oil and one to two teaspoons of moringa or coconut oil. You can apply the mixture three times a day.
*For sunburn -In a spray bottle, combine a quarter cup of aloe vera juice, 2 tablespoons of distilled water, 10 to 12 drops of lavender oil and jojoba oil. Shake the bottle and spray onto your sunburn. Use the spray two or three times a day until the sunburn heals.
* Small wounds – mix three or four drops of lavender oil together with a few drops of coconut oil. Apply the mixture on your wound with a cotton ball.
* Repel mosquitoes and other bugs- Add seven drops to the candle and put it outdoors. For a spray, mix eight ounces of water and four drops of lavender oil in a spray bottle and shake it. you can spray it on your body and your clothes.
* Treating lice lavender with tea tree oil is more successful
* Insect bite – mix one or two drops with a carrier oil & the mixture on the bite twice a day or more.
*Add lavender oil to hair products/Serum.
*A good night sleep: Put a couple of drops over your pillow before going to sleep for enjoying a deep calming good night’s sleep.
*Laundry: Soak few drops of lavender oil on a cotton ball or wet tissue and place that in the almirah to freshen and deodorize the clothes. Irresistible source of aroma: Rey Naturals Lavender Essential Oil is the perfect choice for use with aroma diffusers and oil burners to promote a sense of calmness within the interiors.
*An ultimate solution for skin: Owing to its antibacterial natural and other therapeutic properties, it makes the perfect choice for application over the skin to attain a clean, clear, healthy and blemish-free look.
*Odour-free interiors: It is the perfect solution to remove bad odours from the kitchen, bathrooms, offices and other places.
*Natural haircare oil: When it is about caring the hair through natural solutions available, lavender oil makes the perfect companion. It does wonders in hair to provide silky, shiny, smooth and stronger hair.
Health Benefits of Lavender:
*May Help Improve Sleep.
*Could Help Treat Skin Blemishes.
*May Offer a Natural Remedy for Pain.
*Reduce Blood Pressure and Heart Rate.
*Could Relieve Asthma Symptoms.
*Lessens Menopausal Hot Flashes.
*Help Combat Fungus Growth.
*Potentially Promotes Hair Growth.
* Never apply essential oils directly to your skin.
* Essential oil should not be taken internally & stored out of reach of children.
* Essential oils may cause skin irritation or an allergic reaction in some individuals. If you experience nausea, vomiting, or a headache after using lavender, discontinue use immediately.
*Essential oils should be diluted in a carrier oil before being applied to the skin and shouldn’t be applied to the eyes or mucous membranes or used excessively (the oil is absorbed through skin and toxicity can occur if too much is applied).
You should also talk to your doctor before use if you:
have diabetes or low blood sugar.
have a respiratory condition, such as asthma.
have liver disease.
are undergoing chemotherapy.
*A skin patch test is recommended prior to using any new essential oil.
1.Wash your forearm with mild, unscented soap, then pat the area dry .
2.Apply a few drops of the diluted essential oil to a small patch of skin on your forearm.
3.Cover the area with a bandage, then wait 24 hours .
If you notice any signs of discomfort within the 24 hours, such as redness, blistering, or irritation, remove the bandage and wash your skin with mild soap and water. But if you don’t experience any discomfort after 24 hours, the diluted essential oil is likely safe for use.