AltUse Find - Zen's Purple Garden, Special Powers of Lavender


Purple is the color of Creativity and Healing.  Lavender has changed our lives.
We love the way lavender smells, the way it looks, and the way it makes us feel. On top of all of that, there is now a greater understanding and awareness of how lavender works on our senses, effects our minds and soothe our modern souls. Take a look at what the experts are saying:
  • "There is now scientific evidence to suggest that aromatherapy with lavender slows the activity of the nervous system, improves sleep quality, promotes relaxation, and lifts mood in people suffering from sleep disorders." -University of Maryland Medical Center.
  • “ The perfect natural remedy for calming your nerves, lavender can ease you into a sound sleep” - The Natural Healing Aromatherapy Course, Summer, Time Publishing.
  • “Patients with sleep problems found that they could sleep more soundly,and for a longer time, when the rooms were perfumed with lavender.” - Whole Health MD.com
  • "Studies also suggest that massage with essential oils, particularly lavender, may result in improved sleep quality, more stable mood, increased mental capacity, and reduced anxiety. In one recent study, participants who received massage with lavender felt less anxious and more positive than participants who received massage alone." - University of Maryland Medical Center.
  • “Lavender may be used as aromatherapy for children.” - University of Maryland Medical Center.
  • “Lavender has stepped out of its attachments to old fashioned and has found a modern status in aromatherapy” -Purple Haze Lavender, WA.