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Lavender is one of the most relaxing and calming scents. It has the ability to soothe nerves, calm the spirit and ease tension. The Romans prized lavender, and it was a luxury good primarily used for scenting bath water. In fact, that is where the name lavender comes from: the Latin word lavare, meaning "to wash." During the Middle Ages in Europe, some criminals who looted the belongings of plague victims were rarely affected by the disease themselves. When caught, the robbers credited their health to cleansing with "Four Thieves Vinegar" after their "work" was done. Legend has it that they were released after sharing that the secret of their "Vinegar" was lavender oil Read more at

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2. In fact, that is where the name lavender comes from: the Latin word lavare, meaning "to wash." During the Middle Ages in Europe, some criminals who looted the belongings of plague victims were rarely affected by the disease themselves. When caught, the robbers credited their health to cleansing with "Four Thieves Vinegar" after their "work" was done. Legend has it that they were released after sharing that the secret of their "Vinegar" was lavender oil. 3. So where does Lavender oil come from? Lavender oil is extracted mostly from the flowers of the lavender plant, primarily through steam distillation. The flowers of lavender are fragrant in nature and are often used for making potpourri and in making pefume. 4. The oil is very useful in aromatherapy and seems to help with relaxation. It can also be helpful in treating migraines, headaches, depression, nervous tension and emotional stress. The refreshing aroma removes nervous exhaustion and restlessness while also increasing mental activity. 5. Lavender should be an essential in your skin care kit. It can do wonderous things for your skin. According to dermatologists and aromatherapists, lavender essential oil is one of the most beneficial oils in the treatment of acne. 6. Beautiful are the lavender fields 7. https://us.nyrorganic. com/shop/deannatoribio You can read more about essential oils at : http://4beautifulskin. blogspot.com/