Lavender | Lavandula angustifolia
some information about one of the ingredients that some of our products contain
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
It is also known for its anti-inflammatory, antifungal, antidepressant, antiseptic and antibacterial properties. It is the most suitable oil for aromatherapy, and works wonders to treat acne, sores and joint pain. It is also used as a remedy for depression, migraine headaches, toothaches, sprains and nerve pain. Adding a few drops of the oil in bathwater is said to boost blood circulation and improve mental well-being. But remember it’s harmful to take lavender oil orally; you can only apply it on your skin or hair.