LAVENDER – Bulgaria* (Lavandula angustifolia): Beneficial for skin conditions, anti-spasmodic, anti-infectious, anti-inflammatory, acne, arthritis, rheumatism, insomnia (may be excellent), tachycardia, phlebitis, mouth abscess, indigestion, flatulence, nausea, lowering blood pressure, fluid retention. Has assisted in elimination of waste through lymphatic system, pre-menstrual and menopausal problems, thrush, hair loss, dandruff, burns, stretch marks, minimizing scarring, herpes, diaper rash, ulcers, cankers, allergies, asthma, athlete’s foot, boils, bruises, wounds, dermatitis, earache, chronic fatigue syndrome and boost immunity. May assist with tonsillitis, eczema, fainting, cuts, headaches, hysteria, irritability, moodiness, insect bites and stings. Also lice, ringworm, sunburn, muscular aches and pains, abdominal cramps, colic, dyspepsia, flu, fears, change, insecurity, inner child, restlessness, depression, PMS, shock, vertigo, sciatica, nerves and stress (by balancing extremes of emotions, it may contribute to emotional equilibrium). May increase cell growth (apply to wound or before having an operation to area going to be operated on, may assist the skin to heal and rejuvenate).
Emotional Influence: Health, love, SHaLoM/peace and consciousness. When angry massage the solar plexus with lavender. All lavenders calm emotional extremes and aid deep meditation and spirituality. Balances higher and lower energy centers in the body. Calms fears, insecurity, inner child, restlessness, depression and useful during times of change or feelings of loss of control and insecurity.
Descriptor: Sedative, antispasmodic, anticoagulant, alkalizing, tonic and calming.