LAVENDER IN OUR LIFE
Lavender water can be a component for cosmetics. Suits ideally for all skin types. Has a soothing, refreshing and refrigerant effect. Is suitable for everyday and deep purification of the skin. Is recommended for the skin prone to acne, psoriasis and other skin diseases. If the air in the room is dry, it can be used as a moisturizer of the face and neck. Offered to use after shaving and depilation, wishing to avoid inflammation of the skin and grown-in hairs. By lavender water you can calm sunburns, insect bites, itches. Due to regenerative qualities, this herbal distillate helps to avoid striae, is useful in case of eczema or psoriasis, it slows down ageing of the skin. Lavender water returns shine and moisture to the hair (rinse or spray on the wet hair). Safeguards people and animals against lice. It can be used as feet refresher. Living or working in dry, conditioned premises, spending much time at the computer, constantly moisture the face and neck by lavender water. It is an unchangeable refresher in journeys not only for the face, but also for the hands, tired legs and the whole body. In case of different airway diseases, this water is especially suitable for inhalations. Lavender water is often used for ironing due to its fresh smell and disinfection.
The Egyptians used the lavender for mummification; the Romanians exploited it in operating-rooms. The lavender has a soothing, disinfecting and regenerating effect. The lavender is used as tea to cure different lung diseases, migraine, neurosis, depression, to lower the nervous tension, to lower the blood pressure. Lavender blossoms in a hot bath are a real revival for the body and soul. Dried lavender blossoms are put into bedding due to their fresh smell and calming effect, also, they are put into wardrobes to repel clothes moths.
The lavender is widely used in culinary. Lavender leaves are an excellent spice to marinate the mutton, beef, and fish. The blossoms are especially suitable for flavouring lemonade, ice-cream, jam, cookies and cakes. Lavender spits are suitable to dub vegetables, white meat. If you throw dried lavender leaves into your fireplace, your house will be filled by fresh and pleasant aroma of the lavender which will remind you of Mediterranean seashore. This also gives a very positive effect for your and your relatives’ health. The decoction of different parts of the lavender is very suitable for bathhouse lovers.