Lavender is one of the most versatile herbs with many health benefits and uses. With a passion for clean and organic farming practices, passing down the purity in each product to the customer, each product is handmade with love, in small batches, from the farm to your home. All of our plants and products are free from chemicals and toxins.
Benefits of Lavender
Lavender has been used for over 2,500 years. First by the Egyptians as a perfume and later used in China for its many health benefits. Lavender is used as one of the plant herbs, in the herbal pouch massage in India called “Ayurvedic".
SLEEP: Lavender has a mild sedative and antidepressant properties that can help you relax and de-stress, so you'll sleep better at night. Lavender is also effective against cold and flu symptoms like congestion (which, as we know, can cause snoring).
ACNE: Did you know that lavender can help with acne? Lavender has profound benefits on your skin because of its antimicrobial and antioxidant characteristics. It soothes and nourishes the skin — treating acne, healing dry skin, and reducing the appearance of dark spots and scars.
BUG REPELLENT: Lavender essential oil is potent for many types of bugs like mosquitoes, midges, and moths. Apply some of the lavender oil on skin when outside to prevent insect bites. Lavender essential oil can also be applied at the shoulder of a beloved dog to reduce bug bites. You may just find your dog sleeping a lot as lavender has a calming and relaxing affect.
ANXIETY AND DEPRESSION: Lavender essential oil is a calming scent for stress and anxiety. It has been said to help with migraines, headaches, depression, nervous tension and emotional stress. The refreshing aroma helps relieve restlessness while also increasing mental activity. It has been researched and frequently used as a treatment for insomnia and also as a way to help with stress.
Disclaimer: The information provided is general and should not be taken as medical advice. Sweet Streams Lavender Co. shares from our experience with lavender. Please consult your doctor, especially if being used during pregnancy, before using this product. Keep out of reach of children and animals.