8. Eczema / Dermatitis
Mix several drops of Lavender oil with a nut or vegetable mixing oil (coconut, sesame, etc) and use topically on eczema and dermatitis.
9. Nausea or Motion Sickness
Lavender oil is a must have when you travel. Keep it with you to alleviate the symptoms of motion sickness. Place a drop of Lavender oil on the end of the tongue, behind the ears or around the navel.
10. Body Detox
After a workout or massage try adding 6 drops of lavender to your bath and relax while you feel the lavender working through your system. Remember to drink at least 2 full glasses of water after your bath because you will sweat as you detox.
Apply one drop of lavender and applied it directly to the inside of each nostril and behind the ears. Spray lavender and water directly on the pillow.
Valor- apply to wrist, big toe and back of the neck.
To stop a nosebleed, put a drop of lavender oil on a tissue and wrap it around a small chip of ice. Push the tissue covered ice chip up under the middle of the top lip to the base of the nose and hold as long as comfortable or until the bleeding stops (do not freeze the lip or gum).
13. Natural Antihistamine for Colds
At first symptoms of a cold apply 1-2 drops of lavender behind ears, bottoms of feet and a tap under the nose and Diffuse.
Also try: 2 drops Lavender, Lemon, Peppermint, and Thieves in a capsule, 3 times a day.
14. Sunburns, Chapped Lips and Hands
Lavender helps to relieve your sunburn! Rub a drop of Lavender oil on sunburns chapped lips.
“When my daughter had a cold sore, I went to the drug store to see what I could buy to help her with the pain. Everything available said not to use in children younger than 12 years old. The blister lasted 7 days. When I found out that you could put essential oil on a cold sore I tried it the next time, and it was amazing. We used it 3 times a day, and the sore was gone within 3 days.” -Kelly
(Especially with children, dilute to the extreme and test on yourself before you apply it to a child. See the book below for more information about applying Essential Oils on children.)
Put a drop of Lavender oil mixed with coconut oil on a cold sore. Also try:
16. Acne Pimples and Cysts
Gently rub 1-2 drops of Lavender on your acne at night and massage into back and neck to prevent body acne or cysts.
Coconut oil mixed with 2 drops Lavender, Tea Tree, Eucalyptus, and Frankincense.
17. Premenstrual And Menstrual Cramps
Apply a couple drops of Lavender all over the lower abdomen as well as inner ankles. Massage well.