Health Benefits of Lavender

 In Blog

Lavender is an herb that is well known for its fragrance and is a common ingredient in beauty products. But lavender is more than just a pretty face – there are many documented medicinal benefits of lavender:

  • Antiseptic and anti-inflammatory: Helps heal minor wounds, bug bites and fungal infections
  • Mental and emotional support: Aids in anxiety, insomnia, depression, restlessness, and emotional symptoms of PMS
  • Digestion: Lavender tea has been used for upset stomach, nausea and gas
  • Pain: Helps relieve pain from headaches, sprains, toothaches, and sores
  • Hair loss: Lavender essential oil was shown to have a benefit in alopecia areata (hair loss caused by an autoimmune condition) based on a 1998 study

(**Note: The essential oil of lavender should not be taken internally because it can be toxic. Never take essential oils internally unless directed by your doctor).


Recent Posts

Start typing and press Enter to search

Call Now
Get Directions