Lavender! For more than 2.000 years, this plant is used in the treatment of internal and external physical ailments, and thanks to its beneficial soothing properties, works great for the psyche. It helps with insomnia, anxiety and depression.
Since ancient times, the benefits provided by this plant ware recognized by the ancient Greeks who believed that bath with lavender flowers can purify the body and spirit.
This shrub-like plant, native to the Greek islands, often is used in the treatment of internal and external physical ailments, and thanks to its beneficial soothing properties, works great for the psyche, and helps with conditions like insomnia, depression and anxiety.
The Romans had a habit of putting lavender in the water for washing, which, considering its antiseptic and antibacterial properties, was indeed a wise move.
There is almost no person who does not know that lavender “expels” moths from our closet and it is used for relaxation. This is why it is the main ingredient in the bath, especially for children.
Lavender beneficial effects do not stop there. Ethereal lavender oil is one of the few that can be applied undiluted to the skin, and you should certainly be doing that because it stimulates skin regeneration. This oil is also used for inhalation, as it cleans the airways and refreshes the whole body.
It helps in healing of wounds, scars, acne, eczema and burns, and is a great ally in the treatment of bacterial and fungal infections of the skin.