There is just something about the smell of lavender oil.. But did you know this essential oil does more than just smell good?
Lavendula Angustifolia or lavender, is the most versatile of all essential oils. The fragrance is calming, relaxing and balancing – both physically and emotionally. Therapeutic-grade Lavender is also marvelous for your skin.
I’ve rounded up 10 ways for you to use lavender oil. From bug bites to laundry, learn 15 new ways to use it.
10 Uses for Lavender Oil
1. Soothing The Skin
Put a drop of lavender oil on minor skin irritations to help soothe.
Rub lavender on your feet for a calming effect.
3. Sleep Aid
Place a drop of lavender on your palms, rub on to your pillow case to help aid sleep. Read How to Use Lavender Oil for Sleep
Drop lavender on the skin to help cleanse that area of skin.
5. Minor Stomach Discomfort
Use Lavender Vitality to help alleviate the discomfort of minor motion sickness by placing a drop of lavender on the end of your tongue.
Rub a drop of lavender over the bridge of your nose as a soothing and uplifting experience.
7. Dry Chapped Skin and Lips
Rub a drop of lavender oil mixed with a little carrier oil on dry or chapped skin and lips.
2-5 drops of lavender rubbed over the armpit acts as a natural deodorant that’s free of toxins.
9. Freshen Laundry
Place a few drops of lavender on a wet cloth, throw into your dryer to help freshen and deodorize your laundry.
10. Stress Relief
Add a couple of drops of lavender essential oil to your bath for a calming bath.