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Other Names: Lavender, Elf Leaf, Nard, Spikenard, Spike, English Lavender, True Lavender, Lavender Flower, Lavandula Vera
Traditional Usages: Apoplexy, Falling Sickness (Epilepsy), Dropsy, Cramps, Convulsions, Aromatic, Flavouring Agent, Tonic against Faintness, Heart Palpitations, Giddiness and Colic, Promotes Appetitie, Dispels Flatulence, Applied Externally for Toothache, Neuralgia, Sprains, Rheumatism, Aromatherapy, Inhalant, Antiseptic, Chilblains, Insomnia, High Blood Pressure, Physical and Mental Exhaustion, Stress, Sluggish Circulation, Sinusitis, Bladder Infection, Lavender Bath, Throat Infections, Chest Complaints, To repel Nits and Fleas and Deter Evil Spirits
Resources: Mediterranean: France, England, Italy, Norway
Parts Used: Flower, Essential Oil
Herbal Research: Lavender
Lavender Oil, Oregano Oil and Garlic Oil - Herbal remedy for Fungal Infection: Lavender oil, oregano oil (Oil of Oregano) and garlic oils are excellent home remedies for fungal infections in nails. Apply any of these oils on the underside of the nails twice in a day to heal the infection. A mixture of one teaspoon of olive oil and two drops of oregano oil can also be applied on the affected area to cure fungal infections.
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