One of the most used herbs in the world, so common we might forget how exceptionally wonderful this plant is. The fragrance can change any sour apple into a smiley face. The calming and still uplifting aroma is pure gratefulness.
Throughout history, lavender oil, and lavender skin care have been prized for its impressive healing properties. It was used by the ancient Romans for its healing and antiseptic properties, the name itself comes from the Latin "lavare" which means - to wash. It is strong cleansing and germicidal effects make it valuable in the treatment of skin disorders and injuries. The lavender plant has a long-standing history as a folk medicine, for centuries it has been used for it benefits in cosmetic, medicinal and decorative uses.
During epidemics, the Persians, Greeks, and Romans burned the aromatic lavender branches to protect themselves from "bad emanations" in the sick rooms.
It was used on the battle fields of World Wars I and II to prevent infection and relieve pain when other medical supplies were scarce.
Lavender is antibacterial, antidepressant, anti-inflammatory, analgesic, antispasmodic, antitoxic, antiviral, deodorant, restorative, sedative, tonic. It’s good for the mind, body & soul, Lavender reduces irritability, apprehension, stress, nervous tension, insomnia, nightmares, and is generally balancing to the psyche as well as the body. Lavender in Skin Care works well in the treatment of acne, eczema, dermatitis, fungus, burns and wounds. It makes a refreshing astringent as well as an effective Skin Care moisturizer. It is non-toxic, non-irritant and non-sensitizing.
higher self meditation
and Mother Earth
-The Great Bell Chant(The end of Suffering)
-Peter Gabriel & Kate Bush
-Magic Mantra-reverse negative to positive - by SatKirin Kaur Khalsa