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© 2013 Shanna Lea
Lavender essential oil is like having an entire medicine cabinet in a small easy to carry bottle. It is versatile and has infinite uses. Young Living Lavender essential oil is therapeutic grade and pure. It is not made using chemicals, which can be harmful. It is not extended or adulterated and no synthetics are added.
Ways to Use Young Living Lavender essential oil:
For Calming or Sleep
- Put a few drops in bathwater
- Pour 2 drops in the palm of your hand and then rub into the soles of your feet
- Pour a few drops in your palms and then smooth over your pillow
- Rub under your nose, or on the back of your neck
- Put 2 -10 drops in a 00 capsule or fill it halfway and take the capsule 1 hour before bedtime. (Remember, only use therapeutic grade Young Living essential oils for ingestion)
Burns—Relieves pain and helps burns to heal
Cuts—Stops the bleeding, disinfects, helps to heal and minimizes scarring
Skin Conditions—acne, rashes, eczema, irritated skin, itching skin
Sunburn—put several drops in a spray bottle with water, shake and spray on sunburns. To cover a larger area, mix the Lavender oil with Young Living V-6 Vegetable Oil Complex in the palm of your hand and apply over the sunburn
Coldsores—helps with pain and healing
Insect bites—alleviate itching and swelling
Hayfever—apply a few drops in the palms of your hands and cup your hands over your mouth and nose and inhale deeply several times
Diffuse—Use a diffuser to disperse the essential oil into the air
Headaches—inhale it, apply to temples, forehead, over sinuses and back of neck
Nausea—apply a few drops to your abdomen
Motion Sickness—put a drop or 2 on your tongue, on your navel and behind your ears
Nosebleed—place a small chip of ice on a small piece of tissue, apply a few drops of lavender essential oil and put it underneath your upper lip
Blocked tear duct—apply to the bridge of the nose
Deodorant—take a few drops and apply under your armpits
Freshen laundry—apply a few drops to a wet washcloth and toss into the dryer with your laundry–much safer than chemical freshener.
Linens—put a few drops on a cotton ball and store with your linens. Also helps repel insects.
Watch the video below as Kenneth Gardner goes through this list of how to use Young Living Lavender essential oil.
You can order Young Living essential oils and diffusers by clicking here