Lavender is helpful with headaches, anxiety and insomnia. It is an effective insect repellent and can be used to replace moth balls. It can also disinfect small cuts and abrasions and take the itch out of insect bites. Lavender is a clean, refreshing and light oil that soothes the skin and calms the mind.
How to use
- For temporary relief of headaches: massage directly (undiluted) into temples, forehead and back of neck or put 6 drops onto a cold moist flannel and place on forehead.
- To help relieve nervous tension, mild anxiety, stress and insomnia: massage into shoulders, neck, back or feet*, bathe*, vaporise, or use as a spritzer.
- To soothe and encourage healthy new skin: massage* with jojoba carrier oil.
- For temporary relief of bronchial cough and the relief of symptoms of catarrh, cold and flu: inhalation.
Blends well with Bergamot, Clary Sage and Geranium.