20Mar

How to use lavender essential oil. Application. Contraindications.

Hello dear readers. Today I want to talk about how to use lavender oil, contraindications to the use of lavender oil. Honestly, I do not really like oils, but sometimes I use them, but I really like lavender oil, it just has a unique flavor. I also know that lavender oil works very well for burns. Lavender oil has an antimicrobial effect, for example, with a cold. I add a few drops of lavender oil in the aroma lamp and the room "fills" with a pleasant scent. Lavender oil is used as inhalation in bronchitis, with bronchial asthma and hoarseness of the voice, since this oil eliminates the spasm of the muscles of the respiratory tract. And my friend always keeps bags filled with dry lavender in the wardrobe, says that lavender has a negative effect on insects. Essential oil of lavender does have a wide range of effects. Oil is used in cosmetology and folk medicine.

Lavender oil helps to get rid of stress, from insomnia, from headaches. About what kind of folk remedies help with insomnia I already wrote on the blog, I wrote mostly proven folk remedies that my grandmother used, you can read the information in the article "How to treat insomnia with folk remedies".When stress is great just to breathe in the aroma of lavender oil, you can add oil to the aroma lamp, you can apply a few drops on the handkerchief.

The word lavender comes from the Latin word "lavare" that is to clean, wash. Lavender oil cleans not only from viruses, insects and bacteria, it clears "emotions", and also relaxes. The aroma of lavender is very pleasant, with fresh floral notes.

Essential oil of lavender. Application.

  • Lavender oil is used as a sedative, with depression, stress.
  • As antiseptic, antifungal, antibacterial.
  • Use it as an analgesic, anti-inflammatory drug.
  • Use lavender oil to strengthen hair, to stimulate their growth.
  • Lavender oil eliminates peeling and irritation of the skin.
  • Oil is a good remedy for burns and frostbite.
  • Lavender oil perfectly relaxes, pacifies.
  • Used as a bronchodilator, expectorant.
  • As an immunostimulating agent.
  • Lavender oil with tachycardia normalizes the heartbeat.
  • With hypertension, lavender oil helps reduce pressure.
  • Use it to improve blood circulation.
  • For the normalization of the central nervous system.

Indeed, lavender oil is used widely enough. I like this oil very much, because I like its smell, but in addition to the smell, it also benefits the body.

Lavender oil is one of the few essential oils that can be used in its pure form, but pointwise and at the site of the lesion. In no case can not apply oil to a healthy area of ​​the skin.

How to use lavender essential oil.

Lavender oil is used for colds, runny nose, bronchitis, since oil helps with coughing, clears nasal breathing, relieves pain syndromes that can be due to colds, dilates bronchi, and dilutes sputum. In addition, lavender oil has an antiviral and antibacterial effect.

Lavender oil is used in bronchial asthma, it relieves spasm of the bronchi. Lavender oil makes it easier to get bouts of bronchial asthma. Use a few drops of lavender oil in the aroma lamp.

A good effect of lavender oil has an allergy, it helps to relieve nasal breathing, helps with allergic rhinitis, helps with lachrymation and relieves edema.

Lavender essential oil can be used in women's diseases, oil helps reduce pain with menstruation. It can be used in a mixture with other oils. Lavender oil, geranium oil and literally a drop of mint oil. A mixture of these oils can be applied slightly on the lower abdomen, as a rule, the pain recedes. Essential oil of lavender is used in menopause.

Lavender oil helps to get rid of acne, heals microcracks on the face. In dermatology, lavender oil is used for herpes, ulcers and wound infections, for burns, frostbite.

Lavender essential oil, like lavender itself, is used to fight various insects, you can drip it on a fabric, put it in a wardrobe so you can get rid of bugs, moths and other insects.

Lavender oil perfectly relaxes, helps with panic attacks and neurosis. Lavender oil promotes a good sleep, especially useful for people suffering from insomnia.

Oil relieves pain with bruises, wounds, applied directly to the wound. Oil anesthetizes, removes inflammation, disinfects.

Lavender oil. Contraindications.

  • Oil is contraindicated for allergies to lavender.
  • In case of individual lavender oil intolerance.
  • With low pressure, lavender oil should be used with caution, as it can further reduce pressure. That will lead to drowsiness, lethargy and fatigue.
  • Contraindicated lavender oil for epilepsy.

Lavender oil blends well with other oils, it can be used in a mixture with oil: tea tree, chamomile, pine, geranium, lemon, orange, mint, bergamot, laurel, jasmine.

Use lavender essential oil for inhalations, baths, baths, to enrich the creams, for compresses, add to the aroma lamp.

For inhalations it is used as follows: one drop of lavender essential oil is added to one liter of water.

For baths, literally from 3 to 6 drops of lavender oil are used, but pre-dissolve it in a small amount of salt, milk or honey, and then add to the bath.

Use lavender essential oil, but before use, read the contraindications. How to use the essential oil of lavender you know, but before using the oil, I would still recommend that you consult with your doctor. I myself really love lavender and lavender oil. Sometimes I use it as a relaxing remedy when I get nervous.

Apply lavender oil and stay healthy.

Finally I want you to watch a video about how to check the quality of essential oil. It's true that we are not testing lavender oil, but orange oil, but I think these tips will help you when choosing any essential oil.