Lavender Flowers, Lavandula officinalis, organically grown
Lavender ( Lavandula officinalis ) is organically grown in China
Cautions please be aware that herbs, although natural can interact with certain medications, and that they may be ill advised to use under certain health conditions. Please consult a qualified health practitioner for cautions pertinent to you.
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Actions: Carminative, anti-spasmodic, anti-depressant, rubefacient, emmenagogue, hypotensive.
This beautiful herb has many uses, culinary, cosmetic and medicinal. It is an effective herb for headaches, especially when they are related to stress. Lavender can be quite effective in the clearing of depression, especially if used in conjunction with other remedies. As a gentle strengthening tonic of the nervous system it may be used in states of nervous debility and exhaustion. It can be used to soothe and promote natural sleep. Externally the oil may be used as a stimulating liniment to help ease the aches and pains of rheumatism.
Fragrant Organic Lavender Flowers are commonly used in the preparation of many herbal medicines. Traditionally, herbalists use Lavender Flowers, for a number of nervous system conditions such as depression and fatigue and also for headache and rheumatism.
The aromatic properties of Lavender Flowers make it quite useful in as an extra in lotions and creams. They are used extensively in perfumes, soaps and sachets. Lavender water, made from the essential oil, is recommended in therapeutic baths to reduce nervous excitement. This calming oil can have a sedative action on the heart. A small amount of Lavender Flowers added to ordinary oils makes a useful application against skin ailments.