But what other secrets does this medicinal herb hide?
1. Helps to alleviates anxiety when taken as an oral supplement.
2. Helps heal those pesky “Why god why did I think I could eat hot wings right now!?!,” canker sores.
I personally dab a little lavender oil on my neck every night to help signal my body that it’s time to sleep, relax, and indulge in a little me time. 1 2 3 It’s a really handy habit when travelling. No matter how many stars a hotel has, sometimes, it’s just got a funky odor. Keeping a little lavender oil in my travel bag for just for these situations is my secret to a happy and restful nose.
3. Fall prevention.
4. Helps with postoperative and acute pain.
Mosquitoes are repelled by the scent of lavender!. That’s right. Plant it in a sunny corner of your garden, and/or spray a mix of water and lavender essential oils on areas you’d like to deter mosquitoes like your window sills, or on your cloths and body. I live next to a creek. Let me tell you, a lavender powered spray bottle is a godsend. Catnip/Catmint also work well, but I haven’t had the courage to dab some on my neck as my cat is well–he’s big. Cheers!
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