Calms and eases inflammation and pain while elevating mood. Through inhalation, the linalool present in both Lavender and Bergamot work on the hypothalamus to mediate the perception of pain.
Lavender (Lavandula angustifolia): antidepressant, anti-inflammatory, balancing, calmative, cardiotonic, coughing, neurotonic– arthritis, anxiety, bronchial infections, cramping, cystitis, flu, headaches/migraines, insomnia, mood swings, melancholy, muscle aches/pains, rheumatism, sinusitis, sprains, stress, tachycardia
*Bergamot (Citrus bergamia) pl: analgesic, antibacterial antidepressant, antifungal, anti-infectious, anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, antiseptic, antispasmodic, antiviral, calmative, CNS sedative, cordial, digestive, febrifuge, sedative, stomachic, tonic, uplifting, wound healing —
abdominal cramping, acne, anxiety, bronchitis, colds, cold sores, colic, convalescence, coughs, cystitis, depression, eczema, emotional crisis, fear, flatulence, fever, indigestion, insomnia, itching, laryngitis, loss of appetite, musculoskeletal pain, psoriasis, respiratory infections, scabies, seborrhea, skin irritations, sore throat, stress, tension, tonsillitis, uterine tonic, varicosities, wounds
*phototoxic, may be photocarcinogenic
Methods of Use:
Diffusing: diffuse in a steam or fan diffuser or place a few drops on a tissue or clothing.