Lavender flowers, or Lavandula angustifolia, are a beautiful herb that hold a multitude of culinary, cosmetic and medicinal uses. Lavender Flowers are thought to be an effective herbal treatment for headaches, especially those nasty ones caused by stress. Lavender Flowers may be effective in relieving the symptoms of depression, especially so when used in conjunction with other herbal remedies. Lavender Flowers  Select are used by some to make a gentle strengthening tonic for the nervous system, especially when used in states of nervous debility or exhaustion.
Fragrant Lavender is commonly used in the preparation of many herbal medicines. Traditionally, herbalists use Lavandula angustifolia, or Lavender Flowers, for a number of nervous system conditions such as depression and fatigue and also for headache and rheumatism.
The aromatic properties of Lavender makes it quite useful in as an extra in lotions and creams. They are used extensively in perfumes, soaps and sachets. Lavender water, made from the essential oil, is recommended in therapeutic baths to reduce nervous excitement. This calming oil can have a sedative action on the heart. A small amount of Lavender Flowers, Lavandula angustifolia, added to ordinary oils makes a useful application against skin ailments.