Our Headache Soother is a unique blend of lavender and peppermint in a neutral grapeseed carrier oil. Use this wonderful combination fragrance for relaxation and relief from tension.
Lavender essential oil has been recognized for its potential to alleviate headaches and provide relief from their symptoms. A scientific study conducted by Koulivand, Ghadiri, and Gorji (2013) examined the effectiveness of lavender essential oil in treating migraine headaches. The study involved a group of 47 participants suffering from migraine headaches, who were divided into two groups. One group inhaled lavender essential oil for 15 minutes, while the other group used a placebo. The results showed that the group using lavender oil experienced a significant reduction in headache severity compared to the placebo group. Lavender’s analgesic and calming properties are believed to contribute to its headache-relieving effects, making it a promising natural remedy for those seeking alternative options for headache management. Click here to read more about Lavender.
Peppermint essential oil has been found to offer potential benefits in alleviating headaches and relieving their symptoms. A scientific study conducted by Göbel, Heinze, Heinze-Kuhn, and Göbel (2016) investigated the efficacy of peppermint oil in treating tension-type headaches. The study involved 41 participants suffering from frequent tension headaches, who were randomly assigned to receive either a placebo or a topical application of peppermint oil on their forehead and temples. The results revealed that the group using peppermint oil experienced a significant reduction in headache intensity and duration compared to the placebo group. The cooling and analgesic properties of peppermint are thought to play a role in its headache-relieving effects. These findings suggest that peppermint may be a promising natural option for managing tension-type headaches and improving overall well-being.