Lavender essential oil is said to be one of the most popular essential oils with many health benefits. This versatile oil is known for its calming properties and can not only help you de-stress but it's also known to soothe your skin, combat fungal infections & help prevent hair loss.
1. Helps you relax & de-stress
There's plenty of research to show that Lavender oil can help soothe the nervous system and decrease anxiety. It has been known to have a calming effect, helping with stress, anxiety and depression. This can also help you if you're struggling with insomnia - research suggests that lavender oil can increase the percentage of deep sleep time in healthy men & women.
2. Soothing angry skin
Lavender oil's anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties can help calm irritated skin and help with angry flare-ups from eczema and psoriasis when used topically. It has also been known to be an excellent natural alternative for healing insect bites due to its analgesic, anti-inflammatory and antiseptic properties.
3. Fight fungal infections
Lavender oil has antibacterial and anti fungal properties and has been known to help clear up fungal infections like athletes foot and ringworm. This oil can help promote cell growth and ha a soothing effect on infections.
4. Helps prevent hair loss
Research has suggested that applying lavender oil daily to the scalp can stimulate hair growth and improve hair health and thickness. It is also believed that Lavender oil can reduce scalp inflammation and dry scalp due to its natural anti-inflammatory properties.
5. Gives you a natural glow & fight premature ageing
As lavender oil is an antioxidant and an anti-inflammatory it makes an excellent oil to add to your skincare routine. Antioxidants are known to fight off free radicals - this makes Lavender oil great for helping you fight signs of ageing by protecting your skin from free radicals. When mixed with our organic Argan Oil it makes a
multi-purpose moisturiser and powerful antioxidant, rich in vitamin E, essential fatty acids, omega 6 and 9, essential for helping you achieve beautiful skin. It can also stimulate the renewal of skin cells and boosts elasticity while smoothing wrinkles and delaying the appearance of fine lines, and age spots.
All our Essential Oils are certified organic by the Soil Association which means you can be sure that it has been produced to the highest ethical and environmental standards. The Soil Association’s uses EU organic regulation standards as their baseline, but in many cases their standards are more robust, particularly in animal welfare, GM and the use of pesticides. Standards are constantly reviewed to ensure they are up to date with current issues.
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