Lavender has antiseptic, anti-inflammatory and anti-viral properties that can rid the skin of acne causing bacteria and reduce redness and inflammation. It also has a soothing and calming effect especially to stressed skin. Lavender also possesses healing properties, it treats acne, dry skin and scars.
It soothes skin and relieves pain and aching muscles. It is a circulatory stimulant, boosting circulation and encouraging cell renewal which tones and firms skin. It contains antioxidants that help protect against damaging environmental toxins and pollutants.
Lavender also has the same benefits for hair: it promotes hair growth by increasing blood circulation and soothes dry, itching scalps helping to eliminate dandruff and conditions hair leaving it looking strong and shiny.
It is not only calming and soothing to skin but also to your mind, it has a relaxing effect and helps alleviate nervous tension and stress.