Among the safest of all essential oils, lavender is also one of the most antiseptic.This antiviral and antifungal oil treats lung,sinus,and skin infections and reduces inflammation and relieves muscle pain and headaches.it's suitable for all skin types and hastens the healing of skin cells making it extremely effective in treating burns, sun-damaged skin,wounds,and rashes. Essential lavender also relieves the pain of injuries by numbing nerve endings. Lavender can also be used to treat oily skin and acne and prevents scarring and strech marks and is believed to slow the development of wrinkles. When used as a bath or massage oil it improves digestion and boosts immunity. Tested by aromatherapy researchers, lavender was most effective at relaxing the brain waves and reducing stress, no wonder it is the most widely used aromatherapy oil !