Lavender oil is an essential oil obtained by distillation from the flower spikes of curtain species of lavender. The wonderful quality and great smell make it one of the most favorite essential oils among people. Besides it is calming relaxing oil which combats stress and proves to be a great therapeutic oil that soothes and calms the nerves.
Lavender Oil is also used together with other forms of integrative medicine, such as massage, acupuncture and chiropractic manipulation. Aroma therapists use lavender as a tonic in in inhalation therapy to teat headaches, nervous disorders and exhaustion. Herbalists treat skin ailments, such as fungal infections, wounds, eczema and acne with lavender oil.