Hello dear readers.Today I want to talk in more detail about the lavender oil.Lavender oil is a truly feminine oil, which helps to cope with a number of women's issues.I recently bought a lavender, ordered a special lavender hair.However, this oil is used not only for the hair.With some problems helps to cope lavender essential oil today, and we will understand, as I was, and very interested in this information.On the application of lavender oil inside I will not say anything, because it did not take oil for this purpose, and the counselor, when I bought the oil, I explained that the drink takes the oil labeled "bio".

Lavender - evergreen shrub about 50 cm tall, leaves are small gray-silver color.Lavender flowers can be purple, blue, violet, that have a strong pleasant smell.Collect lavender in the peak of summer heat, as it was at this time a large number of essential oils contained in lavender.

bit of history.Lavender - ancient Mediterranean plants and is widely used in aromatherapy.Its name co

mes from the Latin verb «lavare» - «wash", because lavender is actively used for washing clothes and aromatic baths.With the expansion of the Roman Empire Lavender came to central Europe and soon gained a strong position there.In the Middle Ages, when the tradition of Roman baths and pleasure of body care and hair fiercely persecuted by the Catholic Church, lavender moved to the category of sacred plants.She attributed the possibility of scaring away the devil and witches, as lavender has become a fixture of the ordination of priests.Superstitious townsfolk wore crosses of dry lavender on their own or strengthened at the entrance to the home.Like other medicinal and aromatic plants, lavender grown in monastery gardens.At the dawn of the Renaissance, in the 14th century, in the arsenal of the leading women in Europe were first perfume, as part of which was used again the oil of lavender and rosemary.Perfume of lavender were called Hungarian water and they attributed magical properties to maintain the beauty and prolong youthfulness hostess.Later, in the Baroque period, returning to the cult of the arts and pleasures, lavender settled in formal gardens with rich castles and palaces.Lavender has become a symbol of love, beauty and sophistication and has been widely used for decorative purposes in the manufacture of cosmetics and perfumes, in cooking and home.All these applications are lavender and its essential oil is retained to the present day.

whole mountain lavender leaves spot during the scan.This is normal.Plain and mountain differ in tar.

Lavender oil blends well with all citrus oils, pine, neroli, sage, geranium, rose, carnation, patchouli, sage.These are the two oils I myself recently bought oils satisfied.

Lavender essential oil properties and applications.

Lavender oil is one of the most popular and actively used for cosmetic purposes.However, the spectrum of the oil activities is quite wide.

  • oil refreshes, revitalizes, regenerates, refreshes the skin.It relieves swelling, peeling, irritation, redness, inflammation, itching.
  • Also, lavender oil normalizes heart rate, helps to decrease the pressure, relieves pain in the heart.
  • Acts lavender oil as a pain reliever for muscle pain, inflammation, joint pain, muscle cramps.
  • excellent effect on the nervous system sedative and soothing medicinal properties.These properties allow the use of this oil as an antidepressant.
  • lavender oil has anti-inflammatory and disinfectant properties, which allows its use for burns, frostbite, for wounds, bedsores.
  • Lavender oil is used in gynecology, it treats vaginitis, swelling, helps to normalize the menstrual cycle.Lavender oil is an excellent tool for intimate hygiene.If rinse solution lavender genitals, formed a perfect body odor, the smell of tenderness and purity.
  • Lavender oil can be used for problem and oily skin.

Also, I want to note that essential oils in their pure form can not be used on the skin, as this can cause burns.All essential oils are applied only in diluted form.Dilution is necessary to base oil such as almond, jojoba and others.Exceptions are only two oils that can be used in pure form, and is dotted on the affected place, such as a pimple.It is essential tea tree oil and lavender oil.

aroma of lavender reassuring eliminates plaskivost, hysteria, stress, depression, excitement, irritation, insomnia.The oil can be used for meditation, it helps to get rid of envy.The scent of lavender acts on the soul as a relaxing, warming, tonic.

And, lavender oil perfect remedy for hair care, because it eliminates breakage, hair loss, dandruff.A aromaraschesyvanie with lavender oil makes the hair shiny and elastic.I drip 2 drops of lavender essential oil on the comb and comb the hair.For more information on the use of oil for hair Lavender can be found in the article "Lavender oil for hair".

Lavender essential oil.Application.

can use the essential oil of lavender hair, bath, massage, for the enrichment of cosmetics, you can drip into aromamedalon.

  • For massage: 4-5 drops of oil to 10 ml of base oil.

  • For baths: 5-7 drops of pre-mixed with an emulsifier (sodium chloride or sea salt, honey, milk, hydrophilic oil).

  • For applications: 4-5 drops of oil to 10ml of alcohol or oil base, impregnate wool and attached to the affected area for 10-15 minutes.

  • for warming compresses: 10 drops of oil to 30ml of base oil or 5-6 drops per 200 grams.warm water or 10 grams.alcohol.

  • Rinse : 600 ml of warm water 6 drops of oil-mixed with 1 tsphoney.

    To enrich cosmetics : 5 drops per 10 grams.foundations.

  • In incenses: 3-4 drops.

  • Aromamedalony : 2-3 drops.

  • Inhalation: 3-4 drops in hot water, inhale for 5-10 minutes, cover with a towel head.

But, lavender oil not only has a number of useful properties, but also contraindications.This time, too, we should not lose sight of.

Lavender oil.Contraindications.

  • should not be used during pregnancy and breast-feeding oil of lavender, but it is possible to consult your gynecologist.
  • Please note that lavender oil lowers blood pressure, so people are prone to low blood pressure lavender should be used with caution.
  • Do not use lavender oil along with iodine and iron supplements, as well as anemia.

It should also be noted that in aromatherapy, there a golden rule, if you do not like the smell of oil, it has to work with you will not.And if this oil is an allergy or if you idiosyncrasy of lavender, then, apply lavender oil is not necessary.

lavender flowers still perfectly repel mosquitoes, mosquitoes, moths.Lavender oil is used for flavoring linen, or dropped on the pillow to sleep quickly so as lavender acts positively on the nervous system.

Also, I recommend you watch the video clip of 10 mineral properties and medicinal properties of lavender essential oil.