The versatility of lavender makes it the perfect ingredient for topical solutions, teas, and aromatherapy. Lavender prevents dry skin, and its natural antioxidant and anti-microbial properties help eliminate bacteria and excess oil.
Other benefits include:
Aromatherapy and stress relief.
The scent of the lavender plant will give your skincare remedies a calming, sleep-promoting effect. It can also calm muscles and heal the mind.
Lavender enhances circulation, which gives more oxygen to the muscles of the skin. It will give your skin cells a boost of energy and stimulate the growth of new cells. This gives your skin a healthy glow. Improved circulation will also hide any effects of aging, as your skin is less likely to wrinkle when it's plump and supple.
Skin benefitsLavender is a great cure for many skin problems, like eczema. The herb has anti-inflammatory and anti-bacterial properties that help clear out infections and soothe any inflammation or swelling that may have occurred.