Lavender Cream for skin
By Veena Deo
This article talk about an herbal formula, Lavender cream fortified with Basil, Lily and Dandelion to moisturize skin and make it feel really soft.
Herbal cosmetics can help address a great variety of common skin problems like dry or oily skin, acne, blemishes, etc. All these conditions, if neglected can have a negative impact on ones personality and confidence. Proper use of herbal cosmetics should help individuals from developing an inferiority complexion when it comes to how one looks and feels. Almost all natural, herbal, Ayurvedic skin moisturizing creams offer great many benefits.
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Moisturizing Creams that contains Holy Basil oil, Dandelion oil, White lily, lavender oil and sesame oil offer a sense of well being.
Holy Basil Oil or Ocimum Sanctum or Tulsi – can help with skin disorders externally without any side effects. The properties come from its essential oil, which is known for its anti-fungal and anti-bacterial, antioxidant characters. External application helps to remove extra oil from the skin. It is seen to inhibit, in-vitro, the growth of Mycobacterium Tuberculosis and Micrococcus Pyogenes.
Dandelion Oil or Taraxacum officinale – is Used in facial creams as well as face packs. It is useful for chronic joint pain, skin complaints which include acne, pimples, eczema and psoriasis.
White Lily – an Emollient, Demulcent, is Soothing, and is anti-inflammatory Useful in healing burns and wounds. It improves skin flexibility. White lily contains glycolic acid, which is an exfoliation agent, so it removes dead skin off the body. White lily lightens the skin and helps with acne. Polysaccharides in the flower extract are used in skin care products, as a moisturizer and skin hydrant. Soluble polysaccharides have a filmogenic action on the skin which promotes skin hydration. They act by holding water, consequently maintaining the right moisture level. Inhibits the formation of melanin in melanocytes, which are the pigment producing cells and gives the skin an even tone.
Lavender Oil - originally from the Latin – Word “larve” means “To Wash”; Lavender oil has been used in India, for its healing and anti-septic properties. It can be used as an antiseptic pain reliever and can be applied on minor burns and for insect bites. It helps regeneration and rejuvenation of skin cells.
Therapeutic grade lavender has been highly effective for the skin. The French scientist Rene Gattefosse was the first to discover these properties when he severely burned his hands in a laboratory explosion. Lavender has also been clinically evaluated for its relaxing effects. The fragrance is calming, relaxing, balancing both physically and emotionally state of a person.
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Dr. Veena Deo is an Ayurvedic Doctor in India. All the information provided above and opinions expressed above are her own and should not be construed as medical advice. This information and on herbal supplements is provided for educational purposes only.