Lavender :- Lavendula Officinalis
Lavender essential oil has a calming scent, which makes it an excellent tonic for the nerves and anxiety issues. Therefore, it can also be helpful in treating migraines, headaches, depression, nervous tension and emotional stress.
Lavender essential oil is also good for urinary disorders because of its stimulating effect on urine production. A regular massage with lavender oil can also provide relief from pain in the joints, backache and lumbago. Lavender oil is widely used for various respiratory problems including throat infections, flu, cough, cold, asthma, sinus congestion, bronchitis, whooping cough, laryngitis, and tonsillitis.
According to dermatologists and aromatherapists, lavender essential oil is one of the most beneficial oils in the treatment of acne, a condition that primarily affects young people as they move through puberty. Lavender essential oil is also useful for hair care and has proven very effective on lice, lice eggs, and nits.
Lavender essential oil induces sleep, which has made it a common anti-depressant.