Learn More About Lavender

The Greeks and Romans were the first to use Lavender medicinally. In fact, the word lavender is, rooted in the Greek and means “to cleanse”. There are over 100 varieties of lavender.

Being the favorite flower of Queen Mary Henrietta, wife of King Charles 1st, the so popular lavender raised to the top of the hierarchy.

The lavender culture in Romania is relatively new, the oil obtained by distilling its flowers, largely used in the perfume and cosmetics industries, is the main produce developed from it.

 

The Significance of the Lavender Flower

– Keeps away negative energies, it is considered a luck bringing amulet

– TheBouquet of lavender means luck and happiness

Therapeutic Qualities of Lavender

SEDATIVE AND REBALANCING: for the vegetative central nervous system, it has a calming and comforting effect in case of fatigue, especially that of intellectual nature in its diverse forms of manifestation: nervous irritability, spasms, swim, dizziness, headaches, nausea, depression, anxiety, fatigue, melancholy, panic attacks, heart palpitations, it is recommended for hyper active children of for those who have restless sleep. In this instance put a few drops oflavender oil on the pillow or on a handkerchief near the child’s head.

ANTI-RHEUMATIC AND ANTI-INFLAMMATORY: applied externally lavender is very efficient in calming rheumatic joints as well as muscle aches. It is efficient in case of sprains, cricks, bruises, etc.

ANTI-SEPTIC AND CICATRIZE/HEALING: recommended for acne, bruises, dermatitis, superficial burns, sun burns and insect bites. It helps with asthma, bronchitis, colds, fever, etc. It is also known for its diuretic properties.

BALSAMIC: inhaling steams helps curing asthma, bronchitis, colds, fever, laryngitis.

RELAXANT: the therapeutic baths with lavender in its natural state or with lavender based products hydrate, alleviate pain and create an unforgettable comfort state. It is a very good remedy for chronic insomnia and other sleep disorders. A patch with lavender flowers laid under the pillow, or an aromatic lavender pillow bring a restful and calm sleep, with beautiful dreams.

Lavender is the therapy of the psyche aggressed by everyday problems, through its toning and detoxifying qualities it holds the supremacy in anti stress treatments.