Lavender is traditionally used in formations to help relax and relieve stress, relieve headaches, help reduce high blood pressure and heal burns and wounds. Lavender Essential Oil kills germs and helps to reduce the spread of colds and viruses. Lavender Oil is considered the safest oil to use for babies and children provided it is used in especially low dilutions within your babycare and childcare formulations. Probably the most versatile oil, Lavender is an excellent oil for burns, muscular problems, anxiety and sleep disorders. This oil is also excellent for use on insect bites or other skin irritations and is one of the few that is safe to use undiluted on the skin.