Herbal Remedies for Headaches – Lavender Oil

These days, lavenders are very popular. At the same time, more and more people begin to love lavender oil as well. The lavender oil is not only good for sleep and keeping skin, but also it is herbal remedies for headaches. About lavender, there is a beautiful legend: Many, many years ago, lavenders are not violet and they are white. Why the lavender is violet now? There was an old story about it.

There was a girl who lived in the small town. Her hair was violet which was very special, and her parent’s hair was golden. People who lived in the town not only gave her pity due to she was orphan, but also laughed at her due to her violet hair. In spite of this, the girl didn’t care; she still sold the lavenders in the town. One day, a boy passed out when the girl passed by, afterward the boy was ran to hospital by the girl. From then on, the boy appreciated the girl very much, so he invited the girl to go to his house. There was a big scale of lavender planation in the boy’s yard. The boy was a blind person, and he would like to recover his sight. At the same time, the boy said to the girl: ‘you are so blandness, so your hair must have been golden.’ Later, they found the magic spring water; the boy recovered the sight after using it. At the same time, the girl had disappeared. The boy felt sadness. Later, he found that he had received the lavender every morning, and he thought that it must from the girl. One night, when the girl appeared in the front of the boy’s house again, the boy said to her: ‘I love you, no matter you are golden hair, or violet hair.’ Just this moment, the girl can’t help shedding tears, and then, to their surprise, the girl’s hair turned to golden, but the lavender which around them turned to violet. From then on, the lavenders have become the beautiful violet. Now, the lavender also is a good gift for lovers.

In recent years, the health benefits of lavender are well known. The lavender can be useful in treating headaches among other ailments; it is herbal remedies for headaches. Lavender oils have some properties, such as: antidepressant, analgesic, antiseptic, expectorant, and so on. And a refreshing note to a tired mind – lavender has been named as one of the most useful of the essences for the relief of anxiety and stress.

Headaches are an extremely common complaint in our society, and are often treated with “quick fix” pain medication. Headaches can be a major pain. No matter what the cause, headaches can have a variety of effects and can be either mild or severe. A really intense headache can greatly affect the quality of your day. Life events that increase stress, anxiety, and depression have been associated with chronic migraines and headaches. In recent years there has been a growing interest and demand from the public for ‘natural’ treatments such as vitamins and supplements in trying to control migraine headaches. In addition to lavender oil, there are many other herbal remedies for headaches as well, such as: the bitter bur, ginkgo, feverfew, arnica, and ginger, mint oil, lemon juice and so on. And herbal medicine combines thousands of years of wisdom with modern science. Nowadays, extracts made from the herb have been used to treat migraines, stomach cramps, coughs, allergies, and asthma.

Lavender is said to be the oil of honest communication and expression, and lavender can calm a racing mind, allowing a person to settle into their heart and speak with gentleness and kindness. Lavender also increases a sense of security and peace, and in this way helps to build trust in one’s self and others. The fragrance of lavender is calming, relaxing and balancing – physically and emotionally. In daily life, carrying a bottle of lavender around with you is like having your own personal first aid kit, perfume and pick-me-up. In daily life, I always like having a bath with the lavender oil since its fragrance and other effect; at the same time, the lavender oil also is herbal remedies for headaches when I feel pain.

Source by Ryan Harness