According to statistics, more than half of the adult population worldwide experience at least 1 time per week headache attack. Despite the fact that there are many drugs for the treatment of headaches, a lot of people prefer to use natural remedies of traditional medicine to relieve the attack. One such method is aromatherapy with lavender essential oil.

Lavender oil for migraine relief

How do you use lavender oil for migraines?

Lavender essential oil has antiseptic, bactericidal, and also analgesic properties. It also helps relieve nervous tension and relieve muscle cramps.

Lavender oil is one of the few that can be used in its pure form. For headaches, you can apply a drop of oil onto your fingers and massage it onto your temples. You can also apply diluted lavender oil to the skin, use an oil diffuser, or add the diluted oil to a warm bath to obtain its benefits.

You can enhance the effect by combining lavender oil with essential extracts from basil, sage, peppermint, chamomile, anise or rose. If you have a cold and a headache is a consequence of this condition, take inhalations with lavender oil, mixing it with rosemary, mint or eucalyptus.

Important Note: Lavender oil should be excluded from the first-aid kit if you suffer from anemia.

In addition to the above, lavender oil

  • normalizes menstruation,
  • calms the heart,
  • lowers blood pressure,
  • has a beneficial effect on the respiratory system,
  • has a wound healing effect.

Essential oil blends for headaches with lavender

If you suffer from headaches, try these essential oil blends for headaches with lavender :

Essential oil blends for headaches with lavender #1

  • 3 drops peppermint essential oil
  • 2 drops of lavender oil
  • 1 drop of valerian oil

Lavender oil for migraine relief

Essential oil blends for headaches with lavender #2

  • 2 drops peppermint essential oil
  • 2 drops of lavender oil
  • 1 drop of lemon oil
  • 1 drop of geranium oil

Lavender oil for migraine relief

Essential oil blends for headaches with lavender #3

    • 2 drops chamomile oil
    • 2 drops of lavender oil
    • 2 drop of lemon oil

This blend helps with prolonged migraines, perfectly relieves head spasm, and relaxes well.
Lavender oil for migraine relief

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