One of the best known essential oils is also one of the most versatile. Known for it’s anti inflammatory, antifungal, antiseptic, antibacterial and microbial properties, it also is antispasmodic and detoxifying. What does that mean for you? That it can be diluted with a carrier oil and massaged into joints and muscles to help alleviate pain, aches and stiffness. Applied as a compress it can also be effective.
Around your home, a little Lavender added to baking soda is an effective cleaning and disinfecting agent and added to water a great disinfecting spray. A study published in Journal of Medical Microbiology “found that Lavender oil kills fungi by damaging their cell walls” without the side effects of many antibiotics and topical ointments. Acne, eczema and psoriasis are helped through it’s healing and it may help form scar tissue in healing wounds, cuts and burns. Even lice, their eggs and nits are killed by the application of harmless Lavender. It has also been a proven mosquito and moth repellant.
Probably best known for it’s relaxing and stress relieving properties, it can be an effective, safe and non habit forming sleep inducer. Diffusing it in your home helps children relax and can help in stressful situations. Just a little on sheets, linens or bedding offers a sweet, comforting environment for fussy or overtired babies.
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- 1/2 oz amber glass bottle
- Pure, undiluted essential oil
*Our essential oils are produced ethically and are free from chemical fertilizers or pesticides.
Gilley’s Naturals does not prescribe, diagnose or offer medicinal cures for any of their essential oils or products. All claims are drawn by personal recommendations from customers or personal use. The FDA does not recognize our products as health essentials ….. and that doesn’t break our hearts at all.